On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1855

Famous Weddings


LovePerson of Interest

Salvation Army founder William Booth marries Catherine Mumford

Co-founder of the Salvation Army William Booth
Co-founder of the Salvation Army
William Booth
Co-founder of the Salvation Army Catherine Booth
Co-founder of the Salvation Army
Catherine Booth

Famous Deaths

  • John Gorrie, American scientist and inventor (cold-air process of refrigeration), dies at 51
1855 Highlights

About June 16, 1855

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 166 years, 1 month and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini