On This Day

September 16, 1961 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • CDU loses West German election
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR

Birthdays in History

  • Alessandro Cecchi Paone, Italian entertainer (Lo psicologo di famiglia), born in Rome, Lazio, Italy

Deaths in History

  • Yme Schuitmaker, Dutch potato farmer/dramatist, dies