What Happened on June 16, 1936

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Dutch queen Wilhelmina opens the Waal bridge
  • Pope Pius XI receives Anton Mussert (Dutch Nazi collaborator)

Famous Birthdays

  • August Willemsen, Dutch poet/translator
  • Fred Oster, Dutch TV host

Famous Deaths

  • Leib Malach, Yiddish writer, dies