What Happened on September 16, 2005

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Camorra boss Paolo Di Lauro is arrested in Naples.

Famous Birthdays

  • Princess Jalilah bint Ali, of Jordan

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Gordon Gould, American physicist (inventor of the laser) dies at 85

Physicist Gordon Gould
Gordon Gould
  • Harry Freedman (Henryk Frydmann), Canadian composer, dies at 83