What Happened on November 16, 1948

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Operation Magic Carpet - 1st plane from Yemen carrying Jews to Israel

Famous Birthdays

  • Aline Issermann, director (Amant Magnifiquew)
  • Bonnie Greer, American playwright and critic
  • Chi Coltrane, US pianist/singer

Famous Deaths

  • Frederick Gardner Cottrell, American Inventor (elecrostatic precipitator), dies at 71