On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1871

Historical Events

  • Ancient Arabic Order of Nobles of Mystic Shrine founded, NYC
  • The University Tests Act allows students to enter the Universities of Oxford, Cambridge and Durham without religious tests, except for courses in theology
1871 Highlights

About June 16, 1871

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 149 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini