On This Day

What Happened on February 16, 1856

Famous Birthdays

  • Rudolph Karstadt, German entrepreneur (d. 1944)
  • Willem Kes, Dutch violinist/composer/conductor (Parkorkest Amsterdam)
1856 Highlights

About February 16, 1856

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 164 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius