On This Day

What Happened on October 16, 1991

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Dallas Mavericks Roy Tarpley becomes 7th to be banned from NBA for life under the league's anti-drug agreement
  • George Jo Hennard, 35, kills 23 & himself & wounds 20 in Texas
  • Jharkhand Chhatra Yuva Morcha is founded at a conference in Ranchi, India.
  • US Supreme Court begins to hear Joseph Doherty case

Famous Deaths

  • Boris Papandopulo, Croatian composer, dies at 78
  • Tonny Huurdeman, singer/actress (Frills), dies