On This Day

What Happened on March 16, 1943

Historical Events

  • Ships Elin K (Norway) and Zaanland (Netherlands) torpedoed by German U-boats and sink

Famous Birthdays

  • Kim Mu-saeng, South Korean actor (d. 2005)
  • Ursula Goodenough, American biologicst, Evolutionary Scholar, author and educator, born in NYC, New York
1943 Highlights

About March 16, 1943

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 8 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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