What Happened on August 16, 1897

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Ringling, circus master, born in Baraboo, Sauk County, Wisconsin (d. 1950)
  • Vicente Ascone, Italian composer, born in Siderno, Italy (d. 1979)
Born in 1897
1897 Highlights

About August 16, 1897

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 125 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo