On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 2019

Historical Events

  • Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson becomes the highest-paid player in NFL history with a 4-year $140m extension including record $65m signing bonus

Famous Deaths

  • Fay McKenzie, American actress and singer (The Party, Sierra Sue), dies at 101
  • Jörg Wolfgang Demus, Austrian classical pianist and composer, dies at 90
2019 Highlights

About April 16, 2019

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 6 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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