On This Day

What Happened on October 16, 2019

Historical Events

  • Egyptian archaeologists announce discovery of more than 20 painted wooden coffins from Theban necropolis of Asasif
  • First plant-powered selfie taken by Pete the Fern as part of research into use of microbial fuel cells at London Zoo (London, England)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Netflix reveals its most popular original movie was Sandra Bullock's "Bird Box" and TV series "Stranger Things" for the year

Famous Deaths

  • John Clarke, American actor (Days of Our Lives -"Mickey"), dies at 88
2019 Highlights

About October 16, 2019

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 6 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra