Historical Events on November 16, 1945

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Founding of UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization)
  • Two new elements discovered by Glenn Seaborg, James, Morgan and Albert Ghiorso were are announced: americium (atomic number 95) and curium (atomic number 96)
  • Yeshiva College (University), chartered in NY, 1st US Jewish College