On This Day

What Happened on October 16, 1908

Historical Events

  • Edmonton Rugby Foot-ball Club re-organizes as Esquimoux

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestEnver Hoxha

Enver Hoxha, Albanian post-war communist leader and dictator of Albania (1944-85), born in Gjirokastër, Albania (d. 1985)

Dictator of Albania Enver Hoxha
Dictator of Albania
Enver Hoxha
1908 Highlights

About October 16, 1908

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 113 years and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

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