What Happened on April 16, 2008

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Start of Papal Journey of Pope Benedict XVI to the United States

Famous Birthdays

  • Princess ElĂ©onore of Belgium, Belgian princess, born in Anderlecht, Belgium
Born in 2008

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Norton Lorenz, American mathematician and meteorologist, dies at 90
  • Joseph Solman, American painter
2008 Highlights

About April 16, 2008

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 15 years, 1 month and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries

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