On This Day

What Happened on December 16, 1888

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander I, king of the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats, and Slovenes (1921–29) and of Yugoslavia (1929–34), born in Cetinje, Montenegro (d. 1934)
  • Alphonse Juin, French marshal
1888 Highlights

About December 16, 1888

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius