On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1900

Historical Events

  • A report appears in London that all foreigners in Peking, China, have been massacred. Although soon exposed as false, the report helps mobilize support for relief of foreigners
  • Russia launch an offensive against the Chinese in Manchuria
1900 Highlights

About July 16, 1900

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 4 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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