On This Day

What Happened on December 16, 2001

Famous Deaths

  • Stefan Heym, German-American author (Crusaders, Family Benda), dies at 88
  • Stuart Adamson, Scottish rock vocalist and guitarist (The Skids, Big Country), dies at 43
2001 Highlights

About December 16, 2001

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 11 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Sagittarius