On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 1888

Historical Events

  • Drentse & Friese peat cutters go on in the Netherlands

Famous Deaths

  • Zygmunt Florenty Wr√≥blewski, Polish physicist and chemist, dies at 42
1888 Highlights

About April 16, 1888

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries