On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 1904

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Clifford P. Case, American lawyer and politician, U.S. House of Representatives from New Jersey, born in Franklin Park, New Jersey (d. 1982)
  • Fifi D'Orsay, Canadian actress (Life Jimmy Dolan, Girl from Calgary), born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 1983)

Famous Deaths

  • Maximilian Kronberger, German poet, dies at 16
  • Samuel Smiles, Scottish writer and reformer (b. 1812)