What Happened on January 16, 2007

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Deaths

  • Benny Parsons, American racecar driver and commentator (b. 1941)
  • Ron Carey, American actor (Barney Miller), dies of a stroke at 71
  • Thornton James "Pookie" Hudson, American vocalist (The Spaniels- "Goodnite Sweetheart Goodnite"), dies of cancer at 72