On This Day

What Happened on October 16, 1900

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Great Britain and Germany sign the Anglo-German Treaty, agreeing to maintain territorial integrity of China and support 'open door' policy called for by US Secretary of State

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward Ardizzone, artist and illustrator (d. 1979)
  • Lloyd Corrigan, American actor (Papa Dodger, The Manchurian Candidate), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1969)
  • Primo Conti, Italian painter (d. 1988)
  • [Leon] Goose Goslin, baseball hall of famer (AL bat champ 1928)