On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 1850

Madame Tussaud's Bloody Background

Famous Birthdays

  • Herbert Baxter Adams, American historian (American Historical Association), born in Shutesbury, Massachusetts (d. 1901)

Famous Deaths

Madame Tussaud

Marie Tussaud, French founder of Madame Tussaud's wax museum, dies at 88

1850 Highlights

About April 16, 1850

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 172 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries