On This Day

What Happened on August 16, 1900

Famous Birthdays

  • Walter Kinsella, American actor (Martin Kane Private Eye), born in NYC, New York (d. 1975)

Famous Deaths

  • José Maria de Eça de Queirós, Portuguese writer, dies at 54
1900 Highlights

About August 16, 1900

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 3 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo