On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 2011

Famous Deaths

  • Allan Blakeney, Canadian politician (10th Premier of Saskatchewan), dies at 85
  • Bijan, Iranian men's apparel designer (Bijan), dies of stroke at 71
  • Gerry Alexander, West Indian cricket wicket-keeper (25 Tests, top score 108, 90 dismissals), dies at 82
  • Harold Volkmer, American politician, U.S. House of Representatives from Missouri, dies at 80
  • Paul Des Marais, American composer, dies at 90 [1]
  • William A. Rusher, American lawyer and columnist, dies at 87
2011 Highlights

About April 16, 2011

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 6 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aries