On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 1904

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)
1904 Highlights

About April 16, 1904

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 7 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries