On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1931

Famous Birthdays

  • Lady Caroline Blackwood, British journalist and writer (The Last of the Duchess), born in London (d. 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Alice Pike Barney, American painter, dies at 74
  • Charles Studd, English cricket all-rounder (5 Tests; Middlesex) and missionary (Cambridge Seven), dies from untreated gallstones at 70
1931 Highlights

About July 16, 1931

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 4 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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