On This Day

What Happened on August 16, 2006

Famous Deaths

  • Alex Buzo, Australian playwright and author (b. 1944)
  • Alfredo Stroessner, 42nd President of Paraguay (1954-89), dies at 93
  • Herschel Green, American pilot (b. 1920)
  • Jon N√∂dtveidt, Swedish musician (Dissection), dies at 31
2006 Highlights

About August 16, 2006

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 2 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Leo