On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1943

Famous Birthdays

Jimmy Johnson

Jimmy Johnson, American NFL coach (National C'ship Uni of Miami 1987; Super Bowl 1992, 93 Dallas Cowboys; Miami Dolphins), born in Port Arthur, Texas

  • Reinaldo Arenas, Cuban poet and novelist (Pentagonia), born in Aguas Claras, HolguĂ­n Province, Cuba (d. 1990)
  • Stanley Gebler Davies, journalist/drinker
1943 Highlights

About July 16, 1943

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 4 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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