What Happened on April 16, 1906

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 10th Boston Marathon won by 18-year old Tim Ford in 2:45:45; youngest race winner

Famous Birthdays

  • Cobina W "Coby" Molenaar, Dutch peace activist (d. 1994)
  • Elisa Hendrik "Beb" Bakhuys, Dutch football player and writer, born in Pekalongan, Dutch East Indies (d. 1982)
  • Marion Lloyd Vince, American fencer (National champ 1928, 31), born in Brooklyn, New York