What Happened on April 16, 1890

Famous Birthdays

  • Fred Root, English cricket fast bowler (3 Tests, 8 wickets; Derbyshire CCC, Worcestershire CCC), born in Somercotes, England (d. 1954)

Famous Deaths

  • John Barnett, English composer (The Mountain Sylph), dies at 87
1890 Highlights

About April 16, 1890

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 133 years, 1 month and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries