On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 2011

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Deaths

  • Allan Blakeney, Canadian politician (10th Premier of Saskatchewan), dies at 85
  • Bijan, Iranian mens apparel designer (Bijan), dies of stroke at 71
  • Harold Volkmer, American politician, U.S. House of Representatives from Missouri, dies at 80
  • William A. Rusher, American lawyer and columnist, dies at 87