On This Day

What Happened on November 16, 1893

Famous Birthdays

  • Cornelis Jakob van der Klauw, Dutch biologist and zoologist, born in Amsterdam (d. 1972)

Famous Deaths

  • George Alexander Osborne, Irish pianist and composer (La Pluie de perles), dies of natural causes at 87
1893 Highlights

About November 16, 1893

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 128 years and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio