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Famous Deaths In December - 16

Friday, 31 March 2023

1897  On this day in history alphonse Daudet, writer, dies at 57  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1898  On December - 16 death of pavel Tretyakov, Russian businessman and art collector (b. 1832)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1914  On December - 16 ivan Zajc, composer, dies at 82  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1916  On this day in history death of grigori Rasputin, a powerful Russian monk, murdered  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1920  On December - 16 ma, the Benovelent, Chinese muslim rebel (holy war), dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1921  On this day in history charles Camille Saint-Saens, French composer, dies at 86  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1922  On December - 16 death of gabriel Narutowicz, 1st pres of Poland (Dec 7-16, 1922), assassinated  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1923  Pongrac Kacsoh, composer, dies at 50 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1927  Hugh Archibald Clarke, composer, dies at 88 on December - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1928  On this day in history death of elinor Wylie, American poet and writer (b. 1885)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1931  Gustave J Waffelaert, Flemish theologist/bishop of Bruges, dies at 82 on December - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1935  Thelma Todd, actress (Horse Feathers, Bohemian Girl), dies of 30 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1940  M Eugene F T Dubois, geologist/paleontologist (Wadjakmens), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1944  On this day in history glenn Miller, US jazz composer/orch leader (Danny boy), dies at 40  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1945  On this day in history death of fumimaro Konu, Japanese prince/PM (1937-39, 40-41), commits harakiri  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1949  On this day in history death of traitsjo Kostov, Bulgarian communist vice-premier, executed  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1950  On this day in history otto Vrieslander, composer, dies at 70  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1956  On December - 16 death of nina Hamnett, Welsh artist (b. 1890)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1960  On December - 16 anna Luther, silent screen actress (Sinners in Silk), dies at 63  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1961  Boris Semyonovich Shekhter, composer, dies at 61 on December - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1965  On this day in history william Somerset Maugham, English author (Razor's Edge), dies at 91  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1973  On this day in history syd Barnes, cricketer (13 Tests for Australia 1938-48), dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1974  Kostas Varnalis, writer, dies on December - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1976  On December - 16 george, a goose that lived to 49 years 8 months, dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1977  On this day in history death of risto Jarva, Finnish filmmaker (b. 1934)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1978  On December - 16 blanche Calloway, US singer/dancer/radio hostess, dies at 76  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1980  On this day in history harland "Colonel" Sanders, founder Kentucky Fried Chicken, dies at 90  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1982  Anthony C B Chapman, England, formula 1 racer, dies at 54 on December - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1983  On December - 16 kusan Sunim, found Milae Sa temple/Bulsung Sa Zen in Korea, dies at 74  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1984  Death of Debs Garms, American baseball player (b. 1907) on December - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1985  Dick Pollard, cricketer (England fast-medium bowler 1946-48), dies on December - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1987  On this day in history albert P Morano, (Rep-R-Conn, 1951-59), dies at 79  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1988  On December - 16 h "Stork" Hendry, cricketer (11 Tests for Australia 1921-29), dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1989  On December - 16 aileen Pringle, actress (Age of Consent, Convicted, Night Parade), dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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Famous Birthdays In December - 16

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1485  Catherine of Aragon, Spanish princess/1st wife of Henry VIII was born on December - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1584  John Selden, English jurist and oriental scholar (d. 1654) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1614  Eberhard III, Duke of W├╝rttemberg (d. 1674) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1622  On December - 16 birth of kurt S Adeler, Danish admiral/ship builder  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1652  On this day in history birth of giovanni Maria Casini, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1714  George Whitefield, English-born Methodist leader (d. 1770) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1716  On December - 16 birth of louis-Jules Mancini-Mazarini, Duc de Nivernais, French diplomat and writer (d. 1798)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1717  Elizabeth Carter, English writer (d. 1806) was born on December - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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