On This Day

What Happened on February 16, 1988

Historical Events

  • 1st documented combat action by US military advisors in El Salvador

Famous Birthdays

  • Denílson Pereira Neves, Brazilian footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Jean Carignan, French Canadian fiddler, dies at 71
1988 Highlights

About February 16, 1988

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius