On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1908

Historical Events


<b>Republican</b> PartyRepublican Party

The Republican Party convenes in Chicago where President Theodore Roosevelt picks William Howard Taft as his successor

27th US President William Howard Taft
27th US President
William Howard Taft
26th US President Theodore Roosevelt
26th US President
Theodore Roosevelt

1908 Highlights

About June 16, 1908

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 7 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini