The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

March 16th famous birthdays

Luca Lombardo

Luca Lombardo (17)

American TikTok star

Blake Griffin

Blake Griffin (32)

American basketball player

James Madison

James Madison (1751 - 1836)

American politician, 4th President of the United States

Corey Campbell

Corey Campbell (22)

American social media star and rapper

Jhené Aiko

Jhené Aiko (33)

American singer and songwriter

KT Franklin

KT Franklin (20)

English TikTok star

Awez Darbar

Awez Darbar (28)

Indian TikTok star

Anthony Vargas

Anthony Vargas (21)

American YouTuber

Jerry Lewis

Jerry Lewis (1926 - 2017)

American comedian

Chris Ballinger

Chris Ballinger (38)

American YouTube star

Theo Walcott

Theo Walcott (32)

English footballer

Alexandra Daddario

Alexandra Daddario (35)

American actress and model

Lauren Graham

Lauren Graham (54)

American actress

Flavor Flav

Flavor Flav (62)

American rapper

Victor Garber

Victor Garber (72)

Canadian actor

Connie Glynn

Connie Glynn (27)

English social media personality

Alexander McQueen

Alexander McQueen (1969 - 2010)

British fashion designer

Joel Embiid

Joel Embiid (27)

Cameroonian basketball player

Tsutomu Yamaguchi

Tsutomu Yamaguchi (1916 - 2010)

Japanese businessman, and survivor of Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombings

Domani Harris

Domani Harris (20)

American Instagram star

Richard Stallman

Richard Stallman (68)

American free software activist and computer programmer

Sienna Guillory

Sienna Guillory (46)

British actress

Brooke Burns

Brooke Burns (43)

American actress

George Ford

George Ford (28)

English rugby player

Lil Keed

Lil Keed (23)

American musician

Danish Zehen

Danish Zehen (1996 - 2018)

Indian rapper and model

Vivian Vo-Farmer

Vivian Vo-Farmer (24)

American YouTuber

Tucker Boner

Tucker Boner (28)

American internet personality

Ozzie Newsome

Ozzie Newsome (65)

American football player

Tim Kang

Tim Kang (48)

American actor

Patty Griffin

Patty Griffin (57)

American singer-songwriter

Mark Carney

Mark Carney (56)

Governor of the Bank of Canada

Blu Cantrell

Blu Cantrell (45)

American singer-songwriter

Gore Verbinski

Gore Verbinski (57)

American movie director

Jimmy Nail

Jimmy Nail (67)

British actor and singer

Tamara Kalinic

Tamara Kalinic (32)

Bosnian fashion blogger

Ajiona Alexus

Ajiona Alexus (25)

American actress and singer

Judah Friedlander

Judah Friedlander (52)

American actor and comedian

Traudl Junge

Traudl Junge (1920 - 2002)

German secretary to Adolf Hitler

Brett Davern

Brett Davern (38)

American actor

Ken Doane

Ken Doane (35)

American professional wrestler

Clifton Powell

Clifton Powell (65)

American actor and comedian

Matthew Flinders

Matthew Flinders (1774 - 1814)

British navigator and cartographer

Andrew S. Tanenbaum

Andrew S. Tanenbaum (77)

American Computer Science Professor and author


MJGotHitz (17)

American dancer

Jens Stoltenberg

Jens Stoltenberg (62)

Norwegian politician, Prime Minister of Norway

Leo McKern

Leo McKern (1920 - 2002)

Australian actor

On this day

March 16 in History

  • 1802

    March 16, 1802:

    The United States Military Academy is established in West Point, New York.

  • 1850

    March 16, 1850:

    Nathaniel Hawthorne’s historical fiction, “The Scarlet Letter” is published for the first time.

  • 1867

    March 16, 1867:

    British surgeon Joseph Lister publishes the first article in a series on antiseptic surgery in “The Lancet”.

  • 1894

    March 16, 1894:

    The opera, “Thaïs” by Jules Massenet is debuted at the Opera Garnier in Paris.

  • 1921

    March 16, 1921:

    The Soviet Union and government of Turkey sign the Treaty of Moscow to establish friendly relations between them.

  • 1926

    March 16, 1926:

    The first successful rocket to be propelled by liquid is launched by American inventor, Robert H. Goddard.

  • 1934

    March 16, 1934:

    The 6th edition of the Academy Awards ceremony is held at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles.

  • 1968

    March 16, 1968:

    US soldiers kill an estimated 500 inhabitants of the village of My Lai during the Vietnam War.

  • 2005

    March 16, 2005:

    A jury acquits American actor Robert Blake of the murder of his wife, Bonny Lee Bakley.  

  • 2014

    March 16, 2014:

    Crimea votes in a referendum to secede from Ukraine and join the Russian Federation instead.