What Happened on February 16, 1936

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 4th Winter Olympic games close at Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
  • Spanish Frente Popular (People's Front) wins elections

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Carl Icahn, American businessman (Icahn Enterprises), born in NYC, New York

Corporate Raider Carl Icahn
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Carl Icahn
  • Jill Kinmont, American skier

Famous Deaths

  • Tommy Ward, South African cricket wicket keeper (23 Tests), electrocuted