On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1889

Famous Birthdays

  • Larry Semon, American comedian and director (The Wizard of Oz), born in West Point, Mississippi (d. 1928)

Famous Deaths

  • Michele Amari, Italian historian/minister of Education, dies at 83
1889 Highlights

About July 16, 1889

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 131 years and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer