What the sky looked like on December 16, 1900
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 12/16/1900, UK date format: 16/12/1900
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 16, 1900). The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Rudolf Diels and V S Pritchett.
The Last Alarm, directed by William West, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 16, 1900?
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 16, 1900?
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