On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 1865

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Battle of Columbus & West Point, GA (Ft Tyler)

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry Chauvel, Australian Imperial Force senior officer, born in Tabulam, New South Wales, Australia (d. 1945)

Famous Deaths

  • Robert C Tyler, US Confederate brigadier general, dies in battle