On This Day 16 December

Important Days

Victory Day (Bangladesh)

Victory Day (India)

Important Events

1773 – American Revolution: Boston Tea Party: Members of the Sons of Liberty disguised as Mohawk Indians dump hundreds of crates of tea into Boston harbor as a protest against the Tea Act.

1930 – Bank robber Herman Lamm and members of his crew are killed by a 200-strong posse, following a botched bank robbery, in Clinton, Indiana.

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1959 – H. D. Kumaraswamy, Indian social worker and politician, 18th Chief Minister of Karnataka

Death/ Death Anniversary