On This Day

What Happened on December 16, 2015

Historical Events

  • US Federal Reserve raises interest rates by 0.25% for the first time since 2006

Famous Deaths

  • Aafje Heynis, Dutch singer (contralto), dies at 91
2015 Highlights

About December 16, 2015

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Sagittarius