On This Day

What Happened on December 16, 2005

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Divorces

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

American singer-songwriter and TV personality Jessica Simpson (25) divorces singer-songwriter Nick Lachey (31) due to irreconcilable differences

Pop Star Jessica Simpson
Pop Star
Jessica Simpson

Famous Deaths

  • Ed Hansen, American film director and editor (b. 1937)
  • John Spencer, American actor (b. 1946)
  • Kenneth Bulmer, English author (b. 1921)