Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 16-Jan
Died on This Day (16-Jan)
John C. Bogle
John Clifton "Jack" Bogle was an American investor, business magnate, and philanthropist.
Eugene Andrew Cernan was an American astronaut, naval aviator, electrical engineer, aeronautical engineer, and fighter pilot.
Pauline Esther "Popo" Phillips , also known as Abigail Van Buren, was an American advice columnist and radio show host who began the Dear Abby column in 1956.
Pavol Hudák was a Slovak poet, journalist and publicist.
Agustín González Martínez, was a Spanish actor.
Maria Tauberová was a Czech opera singer who had an active international career from the 1930s through the 1970s.
Czech opera singer
Laurent-Désiré Kabila , or simply Laurent Kabila, was President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo from May 17, 1997, when he overthrew Mobutu Sese Seko, until his assassination by one of his bodyguards on January 16, 2001.
President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Árpád Szenes was a Hungarian-Jewish abstract painter who worked in France.
Thor Martin Johnson was an American conductor. He was born in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.
Francis T. Maloney
Francis Thomas Maloney was a U.S. Representative from Connecticut from 1933 to 1935 and a U.
Tyler Scott Haun Hilinski was an American football quarterback who played college football at Washington State University.
American football quarterback
Hiroo Onoda was an Imperial Japanese Army intelligence officer who fought in World War II and was a Japanese holdout who did not surrender at the war's end in August 1945.
Imperial Japanese Army intelligence officer
Edward Joseph Derwinski was an American politician who served as the first Cabinet-level United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs, serving under President George H.
Carl Milton Smith was an American country music singer.
Taisto Kalevi Sorsa was a Finnish politician who served as Prime Minister of Finland three times: 1972–1975, 1977–1979 and 1982–1987.
Prime Minister of Finland
Henry E. Erwin
Henry Eugene Erwin Sr. was a United States Army Air Forces airman and a recipient of the U.
United States Army Medal of Honor recipient
Robert R. Wilson
Robert Rathbun Wilson was an American physicist known for his work on the Manhattan Project during World War II, as a sculptor, and as an architect of the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory , where he was the first director from 1967 to 1978.
Naum Semyonovich Sorkin was a Soviet military officer and diplomat.
Elsie Jane Wilson
Elsie Jane Wilson was a cinema actress, director, and writer during the early film era.
Australian film director
Mikhail Koronatovitsch Bakhirev was a Russian naval officer and admiral.