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Famous birthdays of August 16
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Holidays and feasts of August 16
  • RC saints: feast day of Saint Stephen I of Hungary; Saint Roch (helps against plague and skin diseases)
  • USA: legal holiday in Vermont for the Battle of Bennington in 1777 (which actually took place in the state of New York)
  • Palio dell'Assunta in Siena
  • Eastern Orthodox: commemoration of the translation of the Acheiropoietos icon which means "Not made by hands", (also known as the Mandelion; now lost) from Edessa to Constantinople on 16 August 944
Facts of August 16
  • (2012) The United Nations Security Council ends its observer mission in Syria. (Al Jazeera)
  • (1966) Vietnam War: The House Un-American Activities Committee begins investigations of Americans who have aided the Viet Cong. The committee intends to introduce legislation making these activities illegal. Anti-war demonstrators disrupt the meeting and 50 people are arrested.
  • (2017) Philippine Drug War: At least 32 people are killed in a series of police raids near Manila, Philippines, allegedly due to the ongoing drug war. (The Guardian)
  • (2004) In the standoff between the Jaish-i-Mahdi militia and Iraqi and US forces, fears of a major assault on Najaf mount. The city is closed to journalists and some Iraqi government soldiers are reported to desert. Some delegates at the national conference call on Iraqi interim Prime Minister Allawi to end military operations against Muqtada al-Sadr. (BBC) (Knight Ridder)
  • (1918) US troops overthrows Archangelsk
August 16 over the years: how did the world look like on August 16 in the past 120 years ?

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16 August 200916 August 199916 August 198916 August 197916 August 1969
16 August 201816 August 200816 August 199816 August 198816 August 197816 August 1968
16 August 201716 August 200716 August 199716 August 198716 August 197716 August 1967
16 August 201616 August 200616 August 199616 August 198616 August 197616 August 1966
16 August 201516 August 200516 August 199516 August 198516 August 197516 August 1965
16 August 201416 August 200416 August 199416 August 198416 August 197416 August 1964
16 August 201316 August 200316 August 199316 August 198316 August 197316 August 1963
16 August 201216 August 200216 August 199216 August 198216 August 197216 August 1962
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16 August 195916 August 194916 August 193916 August 192916 August 191916 August 1909
16 August 195816 August 194816 August 193816 August 192816 August 191816 August 1908
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16 August 195616 August 194616 August 193616 August 192616 August 191616 August 1906
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16 August 195216 August 194216 August 193216 August 192216 August 191216 August 1902
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