On This Day

What Happened on August 16, 1876

Historical Events

  • Opera "Siegfried" premieres in Bayreuth

Famous Birthdays

  • Ivan Bilibin, Russian illustrator, born in Seppälä, Russia (d. 1942)
1876 Highlights

About August 16, 1876

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 143 years, 10 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo