On This Day

February 16, 1934 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Austrian Civil War ends with the defeat of the Social Democrats and the Republican Schutzbund
  • Commission of Government is sworn in as form of direct rule for the Dominion of Newfoundland

Deaths in History

  • Eduard Bagritsky, Russian-Soviet poet and journalist (South-West), dies at 38