On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1907

Historical Events

Historic Event

Tsar Nicolas II of Russia dissolves the Second Duma (parliament) and issues an edict that will increase representation of propertied classes while reducing that of peasants, workers and national minorities

Famous Birthdays

  • Jack Albertson, American actor (Chico and the Man, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory), born in Malden, Massachusetts (d. 1981)
  • John Hadfield, author/publisher (Love on a Branch Line)
1907 Highlights

About June 16, 1907

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 7 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Gemini