On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1916

Historical Events

  • Boston Brave's Tom Hughes 2nd no-hitter beats Pitts, 2-0
  • Passing of the Military Services Bill introduces conscription in New Zealand

Famous Birthdays

  • Francis Lopez, composer
  • Hank Luisetti, NBA forward (1st to use a one-handed shot)
1916 Highlights

About June 16, 1916

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 5 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Gemini