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

Investor and business magnate Carl Icahn
Investor and business magnate
Carl Icahn
  • Jill Kinmont, American skier

Famous Deaths

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