On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 1905

Famous Birthdays

  • Frits Philips, Dutch engineer and CEO (Philips), born in Eindhoven, Netherlands (d. 2005)
  • John Lee-Barber, British Royal Navy officer (d. 1995)
1905 Highlights

About April 16, 1905

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 7 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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