1916 (MCMXVI) was a leap yearstarting on Saturday (dominical letter BA) of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Friday (dominical letter CB) of the Julian calendar, the 1916th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 916th year of the 2nd millennium, the sixteenth year of the 20th century, and the seventh year of the 1910s decade. As of the start of 1916, the Gregorian calendar was 13 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localised use until 1918.

Events

Below, the events of World War I have the "WWI" prefix.

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Troops from New Zealand throughout WWI.

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In fiction

Births

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Nobel Prizes