On This Day

What Happened on January 16, 2016

Historical Events

  • First ever flower grown in space - a zinnia aboard the International Space Station using NASA Veggie system

Famous Weddings

  • Actress and singer Jamie-Lynn Sigler (35) weds baseball player Cutter Dykstra (53) in Palm Springs, California

Famous Deaths

  • Gary Loizzo, American rock guitarist and singer (American Breed - "Bend Me, Shape Me"), dies of pancreatic cancer at 70
2016 Highlights

About January 16, 2016

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 6 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Capricorn