On This Day

What Happened on August 16, 1869

Historical Events


BattleBattle of Interest

War of the Triple Alliance: A Paraguay battalion made up of children is massacred by the Brazilian Army during the Battle of Acosta Ñu

President of Paraguay Francisco Solano López
President of Paraguay
Francisco Solano López

1869 Highlights

About August 16, 1869

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 151 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo