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July 16, 1995 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Deaths in History

  • Eleanore "May" Sarton, Belgian-American writer (Land of Silence), dies at 83
  • Mordechai Gur, Israeli general, commits suicide at 65
  • Peter Francis de Sautoy, publisher, dies at 83
  • Stephen Spender, English poet and critic (Vienna, Edge of Darkness), dies at 86
1995 in History