On This Day

What Happened on August 16, 1776

Famous Birthdays

  • Philipp Jakob Riotte, German composer, born in St. Wendel, Saarland (d. 1856)
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About August 16, 1776

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 244 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo