What Happened on February 16, 1887

Historical Events

  • 1st newspaper convention held in Rochester, NY
  • Dutch writer Multatuli writes his last text

Famous Birthdays

  • Kathleen Clifford, American actress (When the Clouds Roll by), born in Charlottesville, Virginia (d. 1962)
1887 Highlights

About February 16, 1887

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 135 years, 11 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius