December 16, 1897 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Article: Melodrama at Theatre Leaves Actor Dead

Events in History

  • 1st submarine with an internal combustion engine demonstrated

Birthdays in History

  • Paul Neuhuys, Belgian playwright (Le Canari et le Cerise)

Deaths in History

  • Alphonse Daudet, French writer (Tartarin sur les Alpes), dies at 57