On This Day

What Happened on August 16, 1954

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Sports Illustrated" magazine begins publishing
  • 200 pilgrims drown in Farahzad Iran rain storm flood

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestJames Cameron

James Cameron, Canadian film director and writer (Titanic, Avatar), born in Kapuskasing, Ontario

Film Director James Cameron
Film Director
James Cameron