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What Happened on November 16, 1881

Famous Birthdays

  • Joel H. Hildebrand, American chemist and educator (research led to new treatments for divers with the 'bends' through the use of helium and oxygen breathing mixtures), born in Camden, New Jersey (d. 1983)
1881 Highlights

About November 16, 1881

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 139 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio