On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1875

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestJames Cash Penney

James Cash Penney, American department store founder (J C Penney), born in Hamilton, Missouri (d. 1971)

Department Store Founder James Cash Penney
Department Store Founder
James Cash Penney

1875 Highlights

About September 16, 1875

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 145 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo