On This Day

What Happened on December 16, 1893

Historical Events

  • Antonín Dvořák's Symphony No. 9 - "New World Symphony" premieres at Carnegie Hall, New York

Famous Birthdays

  • Vladimir Golschmann, French-American conductor (St. Louis Symphony, 1931-57), born in Paris, France (d. 1972)
1893 Highlights

About December 16, 1893

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 127 years, 7 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius