On This Day

What Happened on February 16, 1834

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernst Haeckel, German biologist (Causes of Evolution) and philosopher (Social Darwinism), born in Potsdam, Prussia (d. 1919)

Famous Deaths

  • Lionel Lukin, British life boat pioneer, dies at 91
1834 Highlights

About February 16, 1834

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 187 years, 9 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius