On This Day

What Happened on October 16, 2006

Famous Deaths

  • Lister Sinclair, Canadian broadcaster and playwright (b. 1921)
  • Ross Davidson, British actor (b. 1949)
  • Tommy Johnson, American orchestral and session tuba player (theme to "Jaws"), dies from cancer and kidney failure at 71
  • Valentín Paniagua Corazao, Ex President of Peru (b. 1936)
2006 Highlights

About October 16, 2006

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 15 years and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra