October 16, 1981 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • 2nd Dutch government of Van Agt resigns
  • Harvey Fierstein's "Torch Song Trilogy," premieres in NYC

Deaths in History


Person of interestMoshe Dayan

Moshe Dayan, Israel's general/minister of Defense, dies at 66

Israeli Politician and General Moshe Dayan
Israeli Politician and General
Moshe Dayan