February 16, 2012 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Deaths in History

  • Anthony Shadid, New York Times foreign correspondent and two time Pulitzer winner, dies from asthma at 43
  • Baddeley Devesi, first Governor-General of the Solomon Islands, dies at 70
  • Harry McPherson, presidential counsel (Lyndon Johnson) and lobbyist, dies from cancer at 82