On This Day

What Happened on November 16, 1925

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • American Association for Advancement of Atheism forms (NY)
  • Philip Barry's "In a Garden" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Michel Jouvet, French neuroscientist and medical researcher who discovered the region of the brain that controls rapid eye movement (REM sleep), born in Lons-le-Saunier, Jura, France (d. 2017)