What Happened on February 16, 1804

Historical Events

  • US Navy Lt Stephen Decatur raids Tripoli Harbor & burns Navy frigate "Philadelphia" after it is seized by pirates

Famous Birthdays

  • Karl Theodor Ernst von Siebold, German physiologist (d. 1885)
Born in 1804
1804 Highlights

About February 16, 1804

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 219 years, 7 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius