What Happened on February 16, 1937

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • DuPont Corp patents nylon, developed by employee Wallace H Carothers
  • Jean Anouilh's "Le Voyageur Sans Baggage" premieres in Paris

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Bailey, English novelist and biographer, born in London
  • Valentin Vasilyevich Bondarenko, cosmonaut