January 16, 1948 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • 35 Haganah members are ambushed & killed in Gush Etzyon

Birthdays in History

  • Anatoli Yakovlevich Solovyov, Riga, cosmonaut (TM-5,9,15,26, STS 71)
  • Christopher Moran, English financier/multi-millionaire
  • Cliff Thorburn, Victoria, BC, champion snooker player
  • Dalvanius Prime, New Zealand entertainer (d. 2002)
  • Ruth Reichl, American magazine editor