On This Day

What Happened on December 16, 1899

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Italian football club A.C. Milan founded as Milan Foot-Ball and Cricket Club by Englishmen Alfred Edwards and Herbert Kilpin (disputed possibly 13 Dec)

Famous Birthdays

  • Harold Walter Bailey, philologist
  • Noel Coward, England, playwright (In Which We Serve-1942 Acad Award)