What Happened on November 16, 2010

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Engagement announced between Prince William and Catherine [Kate] Middleton at Clarence House, London

Wife of Prince William Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge
Wife of Prince William
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge
Duke of Cambridge Prince William
Duke of Cambridge
Prince William

Event of interestEvent of Interest

In University Park, Texas, the groundbreaking ceremony for the George W. Bush Presidential Center takes place

43rd US President George W. Bush
43rd US President
George W. Bush

Famous Divorces


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Singer-songwriter Avril Lavigne (25) divorces "Sum 41" lead singer and guitarist Deryck Whibley (29) due to irreconcilable differences after 3 years of marriage

Pop Singer and Songwriter Avril Lavigne
Pop Singer and Songwriter
Avril Lavigne

Famous Deaths

  • Britton Chance, American molecular biologist and yachtsman (b. 1913)
  • Donald Nyrop, American airline executive (b. 1912)
  • Ronni Chasen, American film publicist (b. 1946)
  • Wyngard Tracy, Filipino talent manager (b. 1952)