On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1879

Historical Events

  • Gilbert & Sullivan's "HMS Pinafore" debuts at Bowery Theater NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Fritz Schulz, German law historian (Classical Novel Law)
  • Theo[dorus J] Thijssen, Dutch writer (Kees the boy)
1879 Highlights

About June 16, 1879

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 3 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini