What Happened on September 16, 1908

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Carriage-maker, William C. Durant, founds General Motors in Flint, Michigan

Famous Birthdays

  • Beecher Moore, British sailor, born in Rochester, New York (d. 1996)
  • Jacobus "Ko" van de Bosch, actor/cabaret performer/director (Nemo)
  • James "Jimmy" Johnson, English Labor MP (1950-59, 64-83)