On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1901

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur Pierson, Norwegian-American actor and director (Hat Check Girl), born in Oslo, Norway (d. 1975)
  • Conrad Beck, Swiss composer, born in Lohn, Schaffhausen (d. 1989)

Famous Deaths

  • Herman Grimm, German writer, poet and historian, dies at 75