On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1885

Famous Birthdays

  • Tom Howard, Irish-American vaudeville and radio comedian (It Pays To Be Ignorant), born in County Tyrone, Ireland (d. 1955)

Famous Deaths

  • Wilhelm Camphausen, German painter (b. 1818)
1885 Highlights

About June 16, 1885

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 11 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini