On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1943

Historical Events

  • Race riot in Beaumont Texas (2 die)

Famous Birthdays

  • Joan Van Ark, American actress and director (Valene-Dallas, Knots Landing), born in NYC, New York

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Actor/comedian Charlie Chaplin (54) marries actress Oona O'Neill (18)

Comedian, Actor and Filmmaker Charlie Chaplin
Comedian, Actor and Filmmaker
Charlie Chaplin

1943 Highlights

About June 16, 1943

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 3 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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