On This Day

What Happened on February 16, 1904

Famous Birthdays

  • Ellis Achong, cricketer (West Indian SLA, 8 wickets in 6 Tests)
  • George F Kennan, US ambassador (to Moscow), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • James Baskett, American actor (Song of the South) 1st African American male to receive an Oscar, born in Indianapolis, Indiana (d. 1948)
1904 Highlights

About February 16, 1904

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 5 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aquarius