On This Day

What Happened on November 16, 1904

Famous Birthdays

  • Eddie Condon, American jazz guitarist (Eddie Condon's Floor Show), born in Goodland, Indiana (d. 1973)
  • Frederik van der Meer, Dutch archaeologist and art historian, born in Bolsward (d. 1994)
  • Nnamdi Azikiwe, 1st President of Nigeria (1963-66), born in Zungeru, Northern Nigeria Protectorate (d. 1996)
1904 Highlights

About November 16, 1904

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 11 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio