Events that happened on this day in history: April 16th
April 16th 2003 - 10 new member states admitted to European Union including Poland and Cyprus.
Pope Benedict XVI was born on April 16th 1927.
April 16th 1900 - US Post office issues first book of postage stamps.
April 16th 1929 - NY Yankees became the first team to wear uniform numbers.
April 16th 1850 - Madame Tussaud died t the age of 88. She was famous for her wax sculptures.
|Madame Tussaud wax sculptures of famous people.|