What Happened on February 16, 1946

Historical Events

  • 1st commercially designed helicopter tested, Bridgeport, Connecticut
  • Frank Black's musical "The Duchess Misbehaves" closes at Adelphi Theater, NYC, after 5 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Aleksandr Shaparenko, Soviet 1K kayaker (Olympic gold 1972)
  • Ian Lavender, British actor (Stupid Boy in Dad's Army)
  • John R. Farndon, British surgeon and professor (d. 2002)
Born in 1946

About February 16, 1946

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aquarius