What Happened on April 16, 1939

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


AgreementTreaty of Interest

Stalin requests British, French & Russian anti-nazi pact

Soviet General Secretary Joseph Stalin
Soviet General Secretary
Joseph Stalin
  • Stanley Cup: Boston Bruins beat Toronto Maple Leafs, 4 games to 1

Famous Birthdays

  • Boris Dvornik, Croatian actor (d. 2008.)
  • Donald MacCormick, British broadcaster
  • Dusty Springfield, [Mary O'Brien], vocalist (Growing Pains), born in London, England
  • John DeLaFose, zydeco Musician
  • Margaretha de Boer, Dutch minister (PvdA)
  • Reinier Lucassen, Dutch painter (Kuifje contra James Union)