On This Day

What Happened on May 16, 1879

Historical Events

  • Antonín Dvořák's "Slavonic Dances" premieres
  • Treaty of Gandamak to set up Afghan state between Russia & English
1879 Highlights

About May 16, 1879

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 6 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus