On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 1961

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 15th Tony Awards: Becket & Bye Bye Birdie win
  • Stanley Cup Final, Olympia Stadium, Detroit, MI: Chicago Blackhawks beat Detroit Red Wings, 4-1 for a 4-2 series victory

Famous Birthdays

  • Doris Dragović, Croatian singer, born in Split, Croatia