On This Day

What Happened on December 16, 1943

Historical Events

  • "Tamiami Champion" (New York to Florida) trains collide, kills 73 & injures 200

Famous Birthdays

  • Steven Bochco, American TV producer and co-creator of Hill Street Blues, LA Law and NYPD Blue, born in New York City (d. 2018)
1943 Highlights

About December 16, 1943

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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