On This Day

What Happened on January 16, 1890

Famous Birthdays

  • Karl Freund, German cinematographer and film director (Dracula, I love Lucy, The Mummy), born in Dvůr Králové (Königinhof), Bohemia, Austro-Hungarian Empire (d. 1969)
  • Lloyd Bacon, American actor (Charlie Chaplin), born in San Jose, California (d. 1955)
1890 Highlights

About January 16, 1890

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn