On This Day

What Happened on February 16, 1904

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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)