On This Day

What Happened on November 16, 1841

Historical Events

  • Life preservers made of cork are patented by Napoleon Guerin (NYC)

Famous Birthdays

  • Jules Violle, French physicist and inventor, born in Langres, France (d. 1923)
1841 Highlights

About November 16, 1841

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 178 years, 8 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio