On This Day

What Happened on October 16, 1841

Historical Events

  • Queens University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada, is chartered

Famous Birthdays

Itō Hirobumi

Itō Hirobumi, Japanese samurai, 1st Prime Minister of Japan (4 terms between 1885 and 1901) and Resident-General of Korea (1905-09), born in Tsukari, Suō, Japan (d. 1909)

1841 Highlights

About October 16, 1841

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 180 years, 1 month and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra