On This Day

What Happened on March 16, 1867

Historical Events

  • First publication of an article by Joseph Lister outlining the discovery of antiseptic surgery, in "The Lancet"

Famous Deaths

  • Benjamin Hanby, composer, dies at 33
1867 Highlights

About March 16, 1867

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 154 years, 7 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces