What Happened on February 16, 1834

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernst Haeckel, German philosopher (Social Darwinism), born in Potsdam, Prussia (d. 1919)
  • Ernst Heinrich Haeckel, Potsdam Germ, biologist (Causes of Evolution)

Famous Deaths

  • Lionel Lukin, British life boat pioneer, dies at 91