On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1855

Famous Weddings

  • Salvation Army founder William Booth marries Catherine Mumford

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? 165 years, 1 month and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini