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Born on Saturday May 16, 1767
Died on Saturday May 16, 1767

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from May 16, 1767 at Delpher


Born on May 16

Died on May 16

Names that were popular for boys in 1767
  1. Jan
  2. Cornelis
  3. Joannes
  4. Hendrik
  5. Pieter
  6. Johannes
  7. Willem
  8. Jacob
  9. Petrus
  10. Gerrit
  11. Jean
  12. Jacobus
  13. Johann
  14. Dirk
  15. Klaas
  16. Pierre
Names that were popular for girls in 1767
  1. Maria
  2. Anna
  3. Marie
  4. Johanna
  5. Joanna
  6. Catharina
  7. Cornelia
  8. Elisabeth
  9. Grietje
  10. Trijntje
  11. Neeltje
  12. Adriana
  13. Jannetje
  14. Antje
  15. Aaltje
  16. Elizabeth

Source: Wikipedia Historical context 1767
  • Erfstadhouder Prins Willem V (Willem Batavus) (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1751 till 1795 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden)
  • April 7 » End of Burmese–Siamese War (1765–67).
  • June 17 » Samuel Wallis, a British sea captain, sights Tahiti and is considered the first European to reach the island.
  • July 3 » Norway's oldest newspaper still in print, Adresseavisen, is founded and the first edition is published.
  • July 3 » Pitcairn Island is discovered by Midshipman Robert Pitcairn on an expeditionary voyage commanded by Philip Carteret.
  • August 26 » Jesuits all over Chile are arrested as the Spanish Empire suppresses the Society of Jesus.
  • October 11 » Surveying for the Mason–Dixon line separating Maryland from Pennsylvania is completed.
Weather May 16, 1767

The temperature on May 16, 1767 was about 15.0 °C. There was 22 mm of rainWind direction mainly east-northeast. Weather type: betrokken regen.

Source: KNMI