On This Day

What Happened on January 16, 1894

Famous Birthdays

  • Guy Chamberlin, early NFL end/coach (Canton, Frankford, Cards)
  • Irving Mills [Isadore Minsky], American jazz music publisher, manager (Duke Ellington, 1926-48), singer and lyricist, born in Odessa, Ukraine (d. 1985)
1894 Highlights

About January 16, 1894

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 127 years, 10 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn