16 April is the 106th day of the year (107th in leap years). There are 259 days remaining.
- 1994: The Hogwarts Quidditch Cup final takes place: Gryffindor beats Slytherin two-hundred and thirty to twenty.
- 1998: Harry Potter, Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger — amongst others — stay at Shell Cottage and prepare to break into the Lestrange Vault in Gringotts Wizarding Bank.
- Ted Remus Lupin is born to Nymphadora Tonks and Remus Lupin