On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 2017

Historical Events

  • BBC announces first ever female Doctor Who will be played by Jodie Whittaker

Sports History

Senior Players Championship Men's Golf, Caves Valley GC: Scott McCarron wins his lone career major title by 1 stroke from Brandt Jobe and Germany's Bernhard Langer

  • US Open Women's Golf, Trump National GC: Park Sung-hyun wins by 2 shots from fellow South Korean Choi Hye-jin

Wimbledon Men's Tennis

Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Roger Federer beats Marin Čilić 6-3, 6-1, 6-4 for a record 8th Wimbledon men's title

Famous Deaths

George A. Romero

George A. Romero, American Canadian filmmaker "Father of the Zombie Film" (Night of the Living Dead), dies at 77

2017 Highlights

About July 16, 2017

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

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer