On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1878

Famous Deaths

  • Crawford Williamson Long, American surgeon and pioneer (use of ether as an anesthetic in surgery), dies at 62
1878 Highlights

About June 16, 1878

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 143 years, 7 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini