On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1899

Historical Events

  • Victor Trumper's 1st Test Cricket century 135* v England, Lord's

Famous Birthdays

  • Helen Traubel, American soprano, born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 1972)
  • Nelson Doubleday, American publisher (Doubleday)
1899 Highlights

About June 16, 1899

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini