On This Day

What Happened on November 16, 1888

Famous Birthdays

  • Burnet Corwin Tuthill, American composer (Laurentia), born in NYC, New York (d. 1982)
  • Clinton Golden, Penn, founder (United Steelworkers of America)
  • Henri Bosco, French author and poet (Gogol), born in Avignon, France (d. 1976)
1888 Highlights

About November 16, 1888

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 132 years and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio