On This Day

What Happened on January 16, 1897

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

John Dewey's essay "My Pedagogic Creed" appears in School Journal

Philosopher, Psychologist, Writer John Dewey
Philosopher, Psychologist, Writer
John Dewey

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos Pellicer, Mexican poet, born in Villahermosa, Tabasco (d. 1977)
1897 Highlights

About January 16, 1897

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn