What Happened on December 16, 2011

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Deaths

  • Daniel "Dan" Frazer, American actor (Kojak, Take the Money and Run), dies from cardiac arrest at 90
  • Nicol Williamson, Scottish actor (Excalibur), dies of esophageal cancer at 75
  • Robert Easton [Burke], American actor referred to as "The Man of a Thousand Voices" (Someone Up There Likes Me), dies at 81