On This Day

What Happened on February 16, 1907

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Fernando Previtali, Italian composer and conductor (Rome Radio Symphony), born in Adria, Veneto (d. 1985)

Famous Deaths

  • Giosuè Carducci, Italian writer and Nobel Prize Laureate 1906 regarded as the official national poet of modern Italy, dies at 71