April 16, 2008 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Start of Papal Journey of Pope Benedict XVI to the United States

265th Pope  Benedict XVI
265th Pope
Benedict XVI

Birthdays in History

  • Princess ElĂ©onore of Belgium, Belgian princess

Deaths in History

  • Edward Lorenz, American mathematician and meteorologist (b. 1917)
  • Joseph Solman, American painter