Historical Events In November - 16
Monday, 25 September 2023
1980 Imogen Hassall, Countess of Cleavage (Carry on Lovng), suicide at 37 on this day in history.
1981 On this day in history luke marries Laura on General Hospital
1981 On this day in history william Holden, actor, dies at age 63.
1981 Enid Markey, actress (Aunt Violet-Bringing Up Buddy), dies at 85 on this day in history.
1982 On this day in history 5th Space Shuttle Mission-Columbia 5-lands at Edwards AFB
1982 On November - 16 agreement reached ending 57 day football strike
1982 The space shuttle Columbia returns to earth after its first ever commercial mission, deploying two satellites on November - 16.
1982 Arthur Askey, British comedian, dies at 82 on November - 16.
1984 14th Shuttle Mission (51A) -Discovery 2- lands at Kennedy Center on this day in history.
1984 On this day in history john Lennon releases "Every Man has a Woman Who Loves Him"
1985 John J Sparkmann, (Sen-D-Ala), dies at 85 on November - 16.
1986 On November - 16 siobhan McKenna, actress (Dr Zhivago, Hungry Hill), dies at 63
1987 Lisa Bonet marries Lenny Kravitz on this day in history.
1987 On November - 16 paul McCartney releases "Once Upon a Long Ago"
1988 Benazir Bhutto wins first free Pakistani elections in 11 years on this day in history.
1988 Estonia declares sovereignty in internal affairs on this day in history.
1988 On this day in history robin Givens sues Mike Tyson for $125 million for libel
1988 On this day in history lotte Stam-Beese, German/Neth architect, dies at about 85
1989 6 Jesuit priests are killed by El Salvadorian troops on this day in history.
1990 On this day in history manuel Noriega claims US denied him a fair trial
1991 Ralph Marrero, actor (Babe, Johnny Suede), dies in car accident at 33 on this day in history.
1993 Evelyn Venable, model (Columbia Pictures logo), dies of cancer at 80 on November - 16.
1994 On November - 16 chester Dino Powers Valenti, singer/Songwriter, dies at 57
1995 Gwyn A Williams, historian/socialist, dies at 70 on this day in history.
1996 George Byatt, playwright, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1997 On November - 16 george Petrie, actor (Honeymooners), dies on 85th birthday
1998 On this day in history goderich and Exeter Railway takes over operation of the CN Guelph subdivision between London and Silver, ON.
2006 Rioting in Nuku'alofa, the capital of Tonga, destroys approx. 80% of the CBD; 8 bodies found and foreign forces requested on November - 16.
2007 Over 3,000 people are believed to have died after Cyclone Sidr hits Bangladesh, with the death toll expected to rise on November - 16.
2012 On November - 16 call of Duty: Black Ops 2 grosses $500 million in 24 hours to become the biggest entertainment launch of all time
2014 On November - 16 klaus Iohannis wins the Romanian Presidential election
2017 On November - 16 leonardo da Vinci 's painting "Salvator Mundi" sells for $450.3 million at auction in New York, world record price for any artwork
2017 19 countries pledge to phase out coal at UN Climate Summit in Bonn, Germany on November - 16.
2017 On November - 16 cambodian court rules to dissolve the country's main opposition party Cambodia National Rescue party (CNRP)