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Historical Events In October - 16

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1943  Anti Jewish riot in Rome on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1944  Hungary: Horthy govt falls/nazi count Szalasi becomes premier on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1944  On October - 16 eric Westberg, composer, dies at 52  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  UN's Food & Agriculture Organization comes into existence on October - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1946  On this day in history 10 Nazi leaders hanged as war criminals after Nuremberg trials  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1946  Alfred G Jodl, Col-Gen/German staff chief weather authority, hanged on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1948  On October - 16 "Red Mill" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 831 performances  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1948  Henry Foley, cricketer (one Test for NZ, scored 2 & 2), dies on October - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1949  On October - 16 wDAF TV channel 4 in Kansas City, MO (NBC) begins broadcasting  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1949  On this day in history hale Ascher VanderCook, composer, dies at 85  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1951  The first Prime Minister of Pakistan, Liaquat Ali Khan, is assassinated in Rawalpindi on October - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1951  Liaquat Ali Khan, PM of Pakistan (1947-51), assassinated by Said Akbar on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1952  Woolworth's opens in San Francisco at Powell & Market street on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1952  Pakistan's 1st Test starts, v India at Delhi on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1953  On this day in history fidel Castro sentenced to 15 years (Havana)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1956  "Love Me Tender" with Elvis Presley premieres on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1957  On October - 16 queen Elizabeth & Prince Philip visit Williamsburg Virginia  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1957  On October - 16 queen Elizabeth & Prince Philip visits Williamsburg Virginia  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1958  On this day in history benjamin Britten's "Nocturne," premieres  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1959  On October - 16 george C Marshall, US army general, dies at 78  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1960  On this day in history nL votes to admit Houston & NY to league  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1962  On October - 16 cuban missile crisis began as JFK becomes aware of missiles in Cuba  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1962  On October - 16 byron R White becomes a Supreme Court Justice  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1962  Gaston Bachelard, French philosopher (Water & Dreams), dies at 78 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1964  China becomes world's 5th nuclear power on October - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1969  Soyuz 6 (Russian) returns to Earth on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1970  On October - 16 anwar Sadat elected president of Egypt, succeeding Nasser  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1972  The Commission of Inquiry in the Matter of the Employment Practices Relating to the Running-Trades' Employees in the Railway Industry, the Gallagher Commission publishes its report. This looked at the employment practices, particularly hours of work on October - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1972  Leo G Carroll, actor (Topper, Man From Uncle), dies at 80 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1973  Kissinger & Le Duc Tho jointly awarded Nobel peace prize on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1973  On October - 16 gene Krupa, US swing drummer (Sing Sing Sing), dies at 64  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1976  On this day in history soyuz 23 (Russian) returns to Earth  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1977  Michael Balcon, producer, dies at 81 on October - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1978  On October - 16 polish Cardinal Karol Wojtyla elected supreme pontiff-John Paul II  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Birthdays In October - 16

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1396  William de la Pole, 1st Duke of Suffolk, English soldier (d. 1450) was born on October - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1430  On October - 16 birth of king James II of Scotland (d. 1460)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1483  On this day in history birth of gasparo Contarini, Italian diplomat and cardinal (d. 1542)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1535  On October - 16 birth of niwa Nagahide, Japanese warlord (d. 1585)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1605  Charles C Dassoucy, French writer/singer was born on October - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1663  Prince Eugene of Savoy, French-born Austrian general (d. 1736) was born on October - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1679  On October - 16 birth of jan Dismas Zelenka, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1708  On this day in history birth of albrecht von Haller, Switz, experimental physiology (Acad of Science)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In October - 16

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0775  On this day in history mansur, kalief of Abbasiden, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1323  On October - 16 amadeus V the Great, count of Flanders/Savoy, dies at 74  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1333  On October - 16 nicolaas V, [Pietro Rainalducci], Italian anti-Pope (1328-30), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1355  Death of Louis, King of Sicily, felled by the Black Death on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1473  Reinoud II van Brederode, viscount of Utrecht, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1553  On October - 16 lucas Cranach Sr, German painter, dies at 81  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1555  On October - 16 death of hugh Latimer, royal chaplain of Anna Boley, burned at stake at 80  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1570  On October - 16 death of baron van Montigny, Dutch earl of Horne, murdered  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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