On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1890

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernst Deutsch [Dorian], Jewish-Austrian actor (Moon is Down, 3rd Man), born in Prague, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary (d. 1969)

Famous Deaths

  • Louis Le Prince, French artist and original inventor of the motion picture camera sometimes called "the father of cinematography," vanishes under suspicious circumstances at 49