On This Day

What Happened on October 16, 2011

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • MLB National League Championship: St. Louis Cardinals beat Milwaukee Brewers, 4 games to 2

Famous Weddings

  • Actress, screenwriter and model Nikki Reed (24) weds singer-songwriter Paul McDonald (27) at a private ranch in Malibu, California

Famous Deaths

  • Dan Wheldon, English auto racer (b. 1978)