On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1901

Historical Events

  • The Fawcett Commission headed by Millicent Fawcett is established as a result of an outcry against the treatment of Afrikaners in concentration camps during the South African War

Famous Birthdays

  • Fritz Mahler, Austrian composer, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1973)
1901 Highlights

About July 16, 1901

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 4 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer