On This Day

What Happened on February 16, 1898

Famous Birthdays

  • Katharine Cornell, German actress (Barretts of Wimpole St), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1974)

Famous Deaths

  • Thomas Bracken, New Zealand poet (b. 1843)
1898 Highlights

About February 16, 1898

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 8 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius