On This Day

What Happened on November 16, 1943

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • World War II: American bombers strike a hydro-electric power facility and heavy water factory in German-controlled Vemork, Norway.

Famous Birthdays

  • Winfred "Blue" Lovett, American singer (Manhattans-One Life to Live)

Famous Deaths

  • Marcel Verhamme, Belgian resistance fighter, executed