On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1908

Famous Birthdays

  • Aruna Asaf Ali, Indian independence activist and politician (first Mayor of Delhi), born in Kalka, Punjab, British India (d. 1996)
  • Maurice Adams, British surgeon and rear admiral
1908 Highlights

About July 16, 1908

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 114 years and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer