November 16, 1922 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Pope Pius XI calls on Belgian people to unite

Birthdays in History

  • Gene Amdahl, American computer scientist who designed the IBM mainframe, born in Flandreau, South Dakota (d. 2015)

Person of interestJosé Saramago

José Saramago, Portuguese writer and Nobel laureate, born in Azinhaga, Santarém, Portugal (d. 2010)

Novelist José Saramago
Novelist
José Saramago

Deaths in History

  • Max Abraham, German physicist (b. 1875)