On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 1931

Famous Birthdays

  • John Littlejohn [Funchess], American electric blues slide guitarist ("So-Called Friends"), born in Lake, Mississippi (d. 1994)
  • Piet de Visser, Dutch politician (PvdA), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 2012)

Famous Deaths

  • Rachel Bluwstein, Hebrew poet, dies of tuberculosis at 40
1931 Highlights

About April 16, 1931

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 6 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aries