January 16, 1943 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • -60°F (-51°C), Island Park Dam, Idaho (state record)
  • 1st US air raid on Ambon
  • German 2nd SS-Panzer division evacuates Charkow
  • Red Army recaptures Pitomnik airport at Stalingrad

Deaths in History

  • Franz Courtens, Flemish painter (Sunny Lane), dies at 88