July 16

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on July 16. From 1900 until now. July 16 is under the sign of Cancer. Famous birthdays on this day include Katrina Kaif (1983), Will Ferrell (1967) and Christophe Rocancourt (1967). Several movies were released around July 16 over the years, such as Spirited Away in 2001 directed by Hayao Miyazaki, Kirk Wise and Devil's Island in 1926 directed by Frank O'Connor.
But much more happened on July 16 over the years: find out below

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Which were the most popular Movies released around July 16 over the years?
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Spirited Away

Spirited Away

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki, Kirk Wise

Starring: Daveigh Chase, Suzanne Pleshette, Miyu Irino, Rumi Hiiragi

Country: United States of America

Devil's Island

Devil's Island

Release year: 1926

Directed by: Frank O'Connor

Starring: Pauline Frederick, Marian Nixon, George J. Lewis, Richard Tucker



Release year: 2016

Directed by: Oliver Stone

Starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Shailene Woodley, Melissa Leo, Zachary Quinto



Release year: 1926

Directed by: Victor Fleming

Starring: Ernest Torrence, Clara Bow, Percy Marmont, Eugene Pallette

Country: United States of America

The Frighteners

The Frighteners

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Peter Jackson

Starring: Michael J. Fox, Trini Alvarado, Peter Dobson, John Astin

Country: United States of America


Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 16?


  • Botswana - President's Day (2nd day)
  • Catholic - Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel


  • 2019 Syrian Civil War: Syrian government airstrikes targeting residential areas in the towns of Jisr al-Shughur, Khan Shaykhun, Maar Shoreen, Hantoteen and Ain Al Bardeh in Idlib province, kill at least nine civilians and injure 14 others. (AA)
  • 2018 2015–2018 Iraqi protests: Demonstrations across Iraq leave dozens of people dead and cause mass unrest. (Iraqi News) (The Jerusalem Post) (The Wall Street Journal)
  • 2017 Jodie Whittaker has been announced to be replacing Peter Capaldi as the thirteenth incarnation of The Doctor, becoming the first woman to take the lead role of the BBC's long-running science fiction television series, Doctor Who. (BBC)
  • 2016 The President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan returns to Istanbul Atatürk Airport indicating that the coup may be faltering. (The New York Times)
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Which were the most popular books released around July 16 over the years?
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From Dawn To Decadence by Jacques Barzun

From Dawn To Decadence

Year: 2000


Highly regarded here and abroad for some thirty works of cultural history and criticism, master historian Jacques Barzun has now set down in one continuous narrative the

Baby Proof by Emily Giffin

Baby Proof

Year: 2006


A novel that explores the question: Is there ever a deal-breaker when it comes to true love?Claudia Parr has everything going for her.

Stay Alive All Your Life by Norman Vincent Peale

Stay Alive All Your Life

Year: 1957


"Those who received help from The Power of Positive Thinking will find in these pages further guidance toward a more dynamic and creative life."

Hornstein'S Boy by Robert Traver

Hornstein'S Boy

Year: 1962


NY 1962 1st. 8vo.,373pp. VG in Good DJ, light rubbing, soiling, a few closed tears.

Give The Lady What She Wants by Lloyd Wendt and Herman Kogan

Give The Lady What She Wants

Year: 1952


Black cloth with gilt stamped with gloved hand holding a rose and PRESENTATION COPY. Inscribed and signed by Hughston M. McBain.

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