What Happened on February 16, 1899

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Knattspyrnufélag Reykjavíkur Iceland's first football club is founded.
  • Pelham Warner scores 132 on Test Cricket debut (Eng v SA Johannesburg)
  • President of France Félix Faure dies in office.

Famous Deaths

  • Francois Félix Faure, president of France (1895-99), dies at 57