On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1893

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Cherokee Strip, Oklahoma, opens white settlement homesteaders

Famous Birthdays

  • Albert Szent-Györgyi, Hungarian biochemist (Vitamin C, Nobel 1937), born in Budapest, Austria-Hungary (d. 1986)
  • Alexander Korda, British movie producer (3rd man), born in Pusztatúrpásztó, Austria-Hungary (d. 1956)