King George V 1916 Farthing

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Obverse A Reverse 1

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There is 1 known variety of this coin.

What Happened in 1916?

  • Summer Olympic Games in Berlin, Germany, are cancelled.
  • Dutch South Sea dike cracks
  • Coca-Cola brings current coke formula to the market.
  • America Joins WW1
  • 1st published reference to "jazz" appears (Variety).
  • David Lloyd George replaces resigning H H Asquith as British PM.
  • San Diego Zoo founded.
  • British battle cruiser Invincible explodes, killing all but 6.