On This Day

What Happened on March 16, 1885

Famous Birthdays

  • Giacomo Benvenuti, Italian composer, born in Toscolano, Italy (d. 1943)
  • Sydney Chaplin [Hawkes], British actor, half brother and manager of Charlie Chaplin, born in London, England (d. 1965)
1885 Highlights

About March 16, 1885

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 6 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces