October 16, 1890 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in History

  • Maria Goretti, Italian saint (d. 1902)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Michael Collins, Irish revolutionary leader and leading figure in the struggle for Irish independence in the early 20th century, born in Clonakilty, Ireland (d. 1922)

Irish Nationalist Leader Michael Collins
Irish Nationalist Leader
Michael Collins
  • Paul Strand, American photographer (Native Land-1942), born in NYC, New York