On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1961

Historical Events

Sports History

48th Tour de France: Jacques Anquetil of France scores his second Tour general classification category title

Famous Deaths

  • [Louise] Sophie M E de Vries, actress (English Prof), dies at 88
1961 Highlights

About July 16, 1961

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer