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Tommy Lee Jones

From Europe's Cultural Capitals to Rio's Olympics, here's a look at 2016

The year 2016 teems with centennials, from the Indy 500 to soccer's Copa America competition. Check these out on our annual calendar, which also touts the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's passing and Charlotte Bronte's 200th birthday.


1: Pasadena, Calif. — Tournament of Roses Parade. Flotilla of floats honors centennial of the National Park Service.

1: Dublin — Peace Proms. Concert kicks off 100th anniversary of the Easter Rising.

4-Jan. 2, 2017: U.S., nationwide — "The Wonder of Will: First Folio Tour." Marks 400th anniversary of the Bard's...