Famous Deaths on November 16, 1997

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Deaths

  • George Petrie, American actor (Planes, Trains & Automobiles, Honeymooners), dies from a lymphoma on his 85th birthday
  • Georges Marchais, Sec Gen of French Communist Party (1972-94), dies
  • Russ "Mad Monk" Meyer, pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies), dies at 74