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ⓘ December 16

  • 1985 – Paul Castellano and Thomas Bilotti are shot dead on the orders of John Gotti, who assumes leadership of New Yorks Gambino crime family.
  • 1930 – Bank robber Herman Lamm and members of his crew are killed by a 200-strong posse, following a botched bank robbery, in Clinton, Indiana.
  • 1777 – Virginia becomes the first state to ratify the Articles of Confederation.
  • 1989 – Romanian Revolution: Protests break out in Timișoara, Romania, in response to an attempt by the government to evict dissident Hungarian pastor Laszlo Tokes.
  • 1782 – British East India Company: Muharram Rebellion: Hada and Mada Miah lead the first anti-British uprising in the subcontinent against Robert Lindsay and his contingents in Sylhet Shahi Eidgah.
  • 1843 – The discovery of octonions by John T. Graves, who denoted them with a boldface O, was announced to his mathematician friend William Hamilton, discoverer of quaternions, in a letter on this date.
  • 1826 – Benjamin W. Edwards rides into Mexican-controlled Nacogdoches, Texas, and declares himself ruler of the Republic of Fredonia.
  • 1431 – Hundred Years War: Henry VI of England is crowned King of France at Notre Dame in Paris.
  • 1907 – The American Great White Fleet begins its circumnavigation of the world.
  • 1882 – Wales and England contest the first Home Nations now Six Nations rugby union match.
  • 1880 – Outbreak of the First Boer War between the Boer South African Republic and the British Empire.
  • 1689 – Convention Parliament: The Declaration of Right is embodied in the Bill of Rights.
  • 1773 – American Revolution: Boston Tea Party: Members of the Sons of Liberty disguised as Mohawk Indians dump hundreds of crates of tea into Boston harbor as a protest against the Tea Act.
  • 1978 – Cleveland, Ohio becomes the first major American city to default on its financial obligations since the Great Depression.
  • 1937 – Theodore Cole and Ralph Roe attempt to escape from the American federal prison on Alcatraz Island in San Francisco Bay; neither is ever seen again.
  • 1914 – World War I: Admiral Franz von Hipper commands a raid on Scarborough, Hartlepool and Whitby.
  • 1922 – President of Poland Gabriel Narutowicz is assassinated by Eligiusz Niewiadomski at the Zacheta Gallery in Warsaw.
  • 1653 – English Interregnum: The Protectorate: Oliver Cromwell becomes Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England, Scotland and Ireland.
  • 2013 – A bus falls from an elevated highway in the Philippines capital Manila killing at least 18 people with 20 injured.
  • 1989 – U.S. Appeals Court Judge Robert Smith Vance is assassinated by a mail bomb sent by Walter Leroy Moody, Jr.
  • 2014 – Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan militants attacked an Army Public School in Peshawar, Pakistan, killing 145 people, mostly schoolchildren.
  • 1968 – Second Vatican Council: Official revocation of the Edict of Expulsion of Jews from Spain.
  • 1864 – American Civil War: Battle of Nashville: Major General George Thomass Union forces defeat Lieutenant General John Bell Hoods Confederate Army of Tennessee.
  • 1960 – A United Airlines Douglas DC-8 and a TWA Lockheed Super Constellation collide over Staten Island, New York and crash, killing all 128 people aboard both aircraft and six more on the ground.
  • 1944 – World War II: The Battle of the Bulge begins with the surprise offensive of three German armies through the Ardennes forest.
  • 1918 – Vincas Mickevicius-Kapsukas declares the formation of the Lithuanian Soviet Socialist Republic; it is dissolved in 1919.
  • 1761 – Seven Years War: After a four-month siege, the Russians under Pyotr Rumyantsev take the Prussian fortress of Kolobrzeg.
  • 1598 – Seven-Year War: Battle of Noryang: The final battle of the Seven-Year War is fought between the China and the Korean allied forces and Japanese navies, resulting in a decisive allied forces victory.
  • 1811 – The first two in a series of four severe earthquakes occur in the vicinity of New Madrid, Missouri.
  • 1971 – Bangladesh Liberation War and Indo-Pakistani War of 1971: The ceasefire of the Pakistan Army brings an end to both conflicts. This is commemorated annually as Victory Day in Bangladesh, and as Vijay Diwas in India.
  • 1920 – The Haiyuan earthquake of 8.5M w  , rocks the Gansu province in China, killing an estimated 200.000.
  • 714 – Pepin of Herstal, mayor of the Merovingian palace, dies at Jupille modern Belgium. He is succeeded by his infant grandson Theudoald while his wife Plectrude holds actual power in the Frankish Kingdom.
  • 1947 – William Shockley, John Bardeen and Walter Brattain build the first practical point-contact transistor.
  • 1497 – Vasco da Gama passes the Great Fish River, where Bartolomeu Dias had previously turned back to Portugal.
  • 1941 – World War II: Japanese forces occupy Miri, Sarawak.
  • 1979 – Libya joins four other OPEC nations in raising crude oil prices, which has an immediate, dramatic effect on the United States.
  • 1883 – Tonkin Campaign: French forces capture the Sơn Tay citadel.
  • 1903 – Taj Mahal Palace & Tower hotel in Bombay first opens its doors to guests.
  • 1942 – The Holocaust: Schutzstaffel chief Heinrich Himmler orders that Roma candidates for extermination be deported to Auschwitz.
  • 1971 – The United Kingdom recognizes Bahrains independence, which is commemorated annually as Bahrains National Day.
  • 1965 – Vietnam War: General William Westmoreland sends U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara a request for 243.000 more men by the end of 1966.
  • 755 – An Lushan revolts against Chancellor Yang Guozhong at Yanjing, initiating the An Lushan Rebellion during the Tang dynasty of China.
  • 1938 – Adolf Hitler institutes the Cross of Honour of the German Mother.
  • 1912 – First Balkan War: The Royal Hellenic Navy defeats the Ottoman Navy at the Battle of Elli.
  • 1838 – Great Trek: Battle of Blood River: Voortrekkers led by Andries Pretorius and Sarel Cilliers defeat Zulu impis, led by Dambuza Nzobo and Ndlela kaSompisi in what is today KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
  • 1950 – Korean War: In response to Chinas Second Phase Offensive, U.S. President Harry S. Truman declares a limited state of emergency.
  • 1575 – An earthquake with an estimated of 8.5M w   strikes Valdivia, Chile.
  • 1850 – The Charlotte Jane and the Randolph bring the first of the Canterbury Pilgrims to Lyttelton, New Zealand.
  • 1991 – Kazakhstan declares independence from the Soviet Union.
  • 1863 – American Civil War: Joseph E. Johnston replaces Braxton Bragg as commander of the Confederate Army of Tennessee.
                                     

1. Births

  • 1959 – H. D. Kumaraswamy, Indian social worker and politician, 18th Chief Minister of Karnataka
  • 1985 – Stanislav Manolev, Bulgarian footballer
  • 1775 – François-Adrien Boieldieu, French pianist and composer d. 1834
  • 1955 – Chiharu Matsuyama, Japanese singer-songwriter
  • 1834 – Leon Walras, French-Swiss economist and theorist d. 1910
  • 1986 – Zoltan Kovacs, Hungarian footballer d. 2013
  • 1932 – Quentin Blake, English author and illustrator
  • 1929 – Nicholas Courtney, Egyptian-English actor d. 2011
  • 1971 – Seyhan Kurt, French-Turkish poet and sociologist
  • 1865 – Olavo Bilac, Brazilian journalist and poet d. 1918
  • 1936 – Morris Dees, American lawyer and activist, co-founded the Southern Poverty Law Center
  • 1917 – Pete T. Cenarrusa, American soldier, pilot, and politician, Secretary of State of Idaho d. 2013
  • 1964 – John Kirwan, New Zealand rugby player and coach
  • 1901 – Margaret Mead, American anthropologist and author d. 1978
  • 1985 – James Nash, English race car driver
  • 1987 – Hallee Hirsh, American actress
  • 1927 – Peter Dickinson, Rhodesian-English author and poet d. 2015
  • 1790 – Leopold I of Belgium d. 1865
  • 1981 – Gareth Williams, Scottish footballer
  • 1970 – Valerie Chow, Canadian-Hong Kong actress and publicist
  • 1961 – Bill Hicks, American comedian and musician d. 1994
  • 1979 – Mihai Traistariu, Romanian singer-songwriter
  • 1963 – Benjamin Bratt, American actor and producer
  • 1968 – Lalah Hathaway, American singer-songwriter, pianist, and producer
  • 1955 – Prince Lorenz of Belgium, Archduke of Austria-Este
  • 1979 – Jessie Ward, American wrestler and producer
  • 1964 – Todd Glass, American comedian
  • 1969 – Dmitri Tymoczko, American composer and theorist
  • 1967 – Donovan Bailey, Canadian sprinter and sportscaster
  • 1872 – Anton Denikin, Russian general d. 1947
  • 1961 – Andre Andersen, Russian-Danish keyboard player, songwriter, and producer
  • 1992 – Pietro Perdichizzi, Belgian footballer
  • 1949 – Billy Gibbons, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer
  • 1991 – Craig Goodwin, Australian footballer
  • 1963 – Cathy Johnston-Forbes, American golfer
  • 1949 – Heather Hallett, English lawyer and judge
  • 1730 – Diego Silang, Filipino revolutionary leader d. 1763
  • 1787 – Mary Russell Mitford, English author and playwright d. 1855
  • 1972 – Travis Morrison, American singer-songwriter
  • 1903 – Hardie Albright, American actor d. 1975
  • 1869 – Hristo Tatarchev, Bulgarian physician and activist, co-founded the Internal Macedonian Revolutionary Organization d. 1952
  • 1938 – Liv Ullmann, Norwegian actress, director, and screenwriter
  • 1902 – Rafael Alberti, Spanish poet and playwright d. 1999
  • 1926 – Jeffrey Stone, American actor and screenwriter d. 2012
  • 1920 – Frederick Rotimi Williams, Nigerian lawyer and politician d. 2005
  • 1932 – Lin Zhao, Chinese dissident and Christian executed during the Cultural Revolution d. 1968
  • 1895 – Marie Hall Ets, American author and illustrator d. 1984
  • 1955 – Carol Browner, American lawyer and environmentalist, 8th Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency
  • 1534 – Hans Bol, Flemish artist d. 1593
  • 1914 – O. Winston Link, American photographer d. 2001
  • 1770 – Ludwig van Beethoven, composer d. 1827
  • 1917 – Arthur C. Clarke, British science fiction writer d. 2008
  • 1969 – Craig White, English cricketer and coach
  • 1944 – Jeff Kanew, American director and screenwriter
  • 1961 – LaChanze, American actress, singer, and dancer
  • 1950 – Roy Schuiten, Dutch cyclist and manager d. 2006
  • 1988 – Anna Popplewell, English actress
  • 1946 – Benny Andersson, Swedish singer-songwriter, pianist, and producer
  • 1994 – Jose Rodriguez Martinez, Spanish footballer
  • 1992 – Tom Rogic, Australian footballer
  • 1957 – Antonio Vega, Spanish singer-songwriter and guitarist d. 2009
  • 1964 – Georgie Parker, Australian actress
  • 1926 – A. N. R. Robinson, Trinidadian lawyer and politician, 3rd President of Trinidad and Tobago d. 2014
  • 1882 – Jack Hobbs, English cricketer and journalist d. 1963
  • 1896 – Anna Anderson, an imposter who claimed to be Grand Duchess Anastasia of Russia d. 1984
  • 1967 – Indrek Kaseorg, Estonian decathlete
  • 1983 – Kelenna Azubuike, American basketball player
  • 1582 – Robert Bertie, 1st Earl of Lindsey d. 1642
  • 1938 – Frank Deford, American journalist and author d. 2017
  • 1983 – Frankie Ballard, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
  • 1776 – Johann Wilhelm Ritter, German chemist, physicist, and philosopher d. 1810
  • 1994 – Nicola Murru, Italian footballer
  • 1966 – Paul McGinley, Irish golfer
  • 1981 – Krysten Ritter, American actress, musician, and model
  • 1921 – Eulalio Gonzalez, Mexican singer-songwriter, director, producer, and screenwriter d. 2003
  • 1927 – Randall Garrett, American author and poet d. 1987
  • 1959 – Steve Mattsson, American author and illustrator
  • 1997 – Zara Larsson, Swedish singer and songwriter
  • 1863 – George Santayana, Spanish philosopher, novelist, and poet d. 1952
  • 1960 – Pat Van Den Hauwe, Belgian footballer and manager
  • 1965 – Melanie Sloan, American lawyer and activist
  • 1364 – Emperor Manuel III of Trebizond d. 1417
  • 1982 – Stanislav Sestak, Slovak footballer
  • 1951 – Aykut Barka, Turkish scientist d. 2002
  • 1975 – Valentin Badoi, Romanian footballer and manager
  • 1882 – Zoltan Kodaly, Hungarian composer, conductor, and musicologist d. 1967
  • 1969 – Simon Grayson, English footballer and manager
  • 1972 – Paul Leyden, Australian actor, director, producer, and screenwriter
  • 1966 – Clifford Robinson, American basketball player
  • 1585 – Livia della Rovere, Italian noble d. 1641
  • 1884 – John Gunn, Australian politician, 29th Premier of South Australia d. 1959
  • 1900 – Lucille Lortel, American actress and producer d. 1999
  • 1775 – Jane Austen, English novelist d. 1817
  • 1882 – Walther Meissner, German physicist and engineer d. 1974
  • 1977 – Sylvain Distin, French footballer
  • 1962 – William Perry, American football player and wrestler
  • 1888 – Alexander I of Yugoslavia d. 1934
  • 1861 – Antonio de La Gandara, French painter and illustrator d. 1917
  • 1869 – Bertha Lamme Feicht, American electrical engineer d. 1943
  • 1968 – Greg Kovacs, Canadian bodybuilder d. 2013
  • 1951 – Sally Emerson, English author and poet
  • 1908 – Remedios Varo, Spanish-Mexican surrealist painter & anarchist d. 1963
  • 1979 – Luke Harper, American wrestler
  • 1941 – Lesley Stahl, American journalist and actress
  • 1961 – Jon Tenney, American actor and director
  • 1930 – Sam Most, American flute player and saxophonist d. 2013
  • 1998 – Mira Antonitsch, Austrian tennis player
  • 1605 – Jerome Weston, 2nd Earl of Portland, English diplomat d. 1663
  • 1955 – Xander Berkeley, American actor and producer
  • 1966 – Dennis Wise, English footballer and manager
  • 1614 – Eberhard III, Duke of Wurttemberg d. 1674
  • 1866 – Wassily Kandinsky, Russian-French painter and theorist d. 1944
  • 1922 – Cy Leslie, American record producer, founded Pickwick Records d. 2008
  • 1942 – Donald Carcieri, American educator and politician, 73rd Governor of Rhode Island
  • 1888 – Alphonse Juin, Algerian-French general d. 1967
  • 1978 – Gunter Van Handenhoven, Belgian footballer and manager
  • 1946 – Tom Stern, American cinematographer
  • 1951 – Robben Ford, American guitarist and songwriter
  • 1836 – Ernst von Bergmann, Latvian-German surgeon and academic d. 1907
  • 1946 – Trevor Pinnock, English harpsichord player and conductor
  • 1989 – Mirei Kiritani, Japanese model, actress, and journalist
  • 1962 – Maruschka Detmers, Dutch-French actress
  • 1996 – Joel Adams, Australian pop/soul singer-songwriter
  • 1903 – Harold Whitlock, English race walker and coach d. 1985
  • 1979 – Trevor Immelman, South African golfer
  • 1945 – Patti Deutsch, American actress and comedian d. 2017
  • 1963 – James Mangold, American director, producer, and screenwriter
  • 1967 – Miranda Otto, Australian actress
  • 1968 – Wendy Doolan, Australian golfer
  • 1947 – Vincent Matthews, American sprinter
  • 1778 – John Ordronaux, French-American soldier d. 1841
  • 1975 – Benjamin Kowalewicz, Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist
  • 1953 – Rebecca Forstadt, American voice actress and screenwriter
  • 1982 – Anna Sedokova, Ukrainian singer, actress and television presenter
  • 1812 – Stuart Donaldson, English-Australian politician, 1st Premier of New South Wales d. 1867
  • 1975 – Paul Maynard, English politician
  • 1926 – James McCracken, American tenor and actor d. 1988
  • 1986 – Part Uusberg, Estonian actor, composer, and conductor.
  • 1941 – Roger Neil Wheeler, English general
  • 1883 – Max Linder, French actor, director, producer, and screenwriter d. 1925
  • 1889 – Kim Chwa-chin, South Korean guerrilla leader d. 1930
  • 1950 – Claudia Cohen, American journalist d. 2007
  • 1485 – Catherine of Aragon, Spanish princess, later queen consort of England d. 1536
  • 1804 – Viktor Bunyakovsky, Russian mathematician and academic d. 1889
  • 1992 – Ulrikke Eikeri, Norwegian tennis player
  • 1946 – Charles Dennis, Canadian actor, director, producer, and screenwriter
  • 1714 – George Whitefield, English Anglican priest d. 1770
  • 1928 – Philip K. Dick, American philosopher and author d. 1982
  • 1905 – Piet Hein, Danish mathematician, author, and poet d. 1996
  • 1923 – Menahem Pressler, German-American pianist
  • 1986 – Alcides Escobar, Venezuelan baseball player
  • 1964 – Billy Ripken, American baseball player and sportscaster
  • 1982 – Antrel Rolle, American football player
  • 1937 – Edward Ruscha, American painter and photographer
  • 1987 – Mame Biram Diouf, Senegalese footballer
  • 1980 – Danish Kaneria, Pakistani cricketer
  • 1956 – Lizzy Mercier Descloux, French musician, singer-songwriter, composer, actress, writer and painter d. 2004
  • 1742 – Gebhard Leberecht von Blucher, German field marshal d. 1819
  • 1972 – Charles Gipson, American baseball player
  • 1884 – Seibo Kitamura, Japanese sculptor d. 1987
  • 1976 – Jen Golbeck, American computer scientist and academic
  • 1913 – George Ignatieff, Russian-Canadian scholar and diplomat, 8th Canadian Ambassador to the United Nations d. 1989
  • 1969 – Michelle Smith, Irish swimmer
  • 1907 – Barbara Kent, Canadian-born American film actress d. 2011
  • 1932 – Grace Alele-Williams, Nigerian mathematician and academic
  • 1928 – Terry Carter, American actor, director, and producer
  • 1992 – Anamul Haque, Bangladeshi cricketer
  • 1943 – Steven Bochco, American television writer and producer d. 2018
  • 1584 – John Selden, English jurist and scholar d. 1654
  • 1958 – Bart Oates, American football player and lawyer
  • 1977 – Eric Belanger, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1947 – Ben Cross, English actor
  • 1969 – Kent Hehr, Canadian politician
  • 1939 – Philip Langridge, English tenor d. 2010
  • 1959 – Alexander Lebedev, Russian businessman and politician
  • 1984 – Theo James, English actor
  • 1930 – Bill Brittain, American author d. 2011
  • 1937 – Joyce Bulifant, American actress
  • 1910 – Freddie Brown, Peruvian-English cricketer and sportscaster d. 1991
  • 1951 – Mark Heard, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer d. 1992
  • 1630 – Mary Somerset, Duchess of Beaufort, British botanist d. 1715
  • 1945 – Tony Hicks, English singer and guitarist
  • 1939 – Gordon Miller, English high jumper
  • 1899 – Noel Coward, English actor, playwright, and composer d. 1973
  • 1924 – Nicolas Sidjakov, Latvian-American illustrator d. 1993
  • 1973 – Themba Mnguni, South African footballer
  • 1978 – John Morris, Canadian curler and firefighter
  • 1994 – Elliot Lee, English footballer
  • 1917 – Nabi Bux Khan Baloch, Pakistani author and scholar d. 2011
  • 1965 – Chris Jones, American baseball player and manager
  • 1961 – Shane Black, American actor, director, and screenwriter
  • 1916 – Ruth Johnson Colvin, American author and educator, founded ProLiteracy Worldwide
  • 1952 – Francesco Graziani, Italian footballer and manager
  • 1717 – Elizabeth Carter, English poet and scholar d. 1806
  • 1988 – Mats Hummels, German footballer
  • 1947 – Martyn Poliakoff, English chemist and academic
  • 1973 – Scott Storch, American songwriter and producer, founded Storch Music Company
  • 1975 – Kaba Diawara, French-Guinean footballer
  • 1987 – Beau Dowler, Australian footballer
  • 1952 – Joel Garner, Barbadian cricketer and manager
  • 1944 – Don Meyer, American basketball player and coach d. 2014
  • 1971 – Michael McCary, American R&B singer
  • 1923 – Ernst Florian Winter, Austrian-American historian and political scientist d. 2014
  • 1951 – Mike Flanagan, American baseball player, coach, and sportscaster d. 2011
  • 1883 – Karoly Kos, Hungarian-Romanian architect, ethnologist, and politician d. 1977
  • 1900 – V. S. Pritchett, British writer and literary critic d. 1997
  • 1992 – Moe Miura, Japanese model, actress, and singer
  • 1930 – Bill Young, American sergeant and politician d. 2013
  • 1867 – Amy Carmichael, Irish missionary and humanitarian d. 1951
  • 1964 – Heike Drechsler, German sprinter and long jumper
  • 1969 – Adam Riess, American astrophysicist, astronomer, and academic Nobel Prize laureate
  • 1716 – Louis Jules Mancini Mazarini, French poet and diplomat d. 1798
                                     

2. Deaths

  • 2012 – Elwood V. Jensen, American biologist and academic b. 1920
  • 2001 – Stefan Heym, German-American soldier and author b. 1913
  • 1935 – Thelma Todd, American actress and comedian b. 1905
  • 2015 – Peter Dickinson, Rhodesian-English author and poet b. 1927
  • 1917 – Frank Gotch, American wrestler b. 1878
  • 1922 – Gabriel Narutowicz, Lithuanian–Polish engineer and politician, 1st President of the Republic of Poland b. 1865
  • 1985 – Thomas Bilotti, American mobster b. 1940
  • 1325 – Charles, French nobleman b. 1270
  • 1945 – Giovanni Agnelli, Italian businessman, founded Fiat b. 1866
  • 2003 – Robert Stanfield, Canadian economist, lawyer, and politician, 17th Premier of Nova Scotia b. 1914
  • 1783 – Johann Adolph Hasse, German composer and educator b. 1699
  • 1594 – Allison Balfour, Scottish witch
  • 1985 – Paul Castellano, American mobster b. 1915
  • 1997 – Lillian Disney, American illustrator and philanthropist b. 1899
  • 705 – Wu Zetian, Empress of the Zhou dynasty b. 624
  • 1998 – William Gaddis, American author and academic b. 1922
  • 1993 – Kakuei Tanaka, Japanese soldier and politician, 64th Prime Minister of Japan b. 1918
  • 2005 – Kenneth Bulmer, English author b. 1921
  • 2004 – Ted Abernathy, American baseball player b. 1933
  • 1940 – Eugene Dubois, Dutch paleoanthropologist b. 1858
  • 2007 – Dan Fogelberg, American singer-songwriter and guitarist b. 1951
  • 1153 – Ranulf de Gernon, 4th Earl of Chester, Norman nobleman
  • 714 – Pepin of Herstal, Frankish statesman b. 635
  • 1892 – Henry Yesler, American businessman and politician, 7th Mayor of Seattle b. 1810
  • 2013 – Marta Russell, American journalist, author, and activist b. 1951
  • 1378 – Secondotto, marquess of Montferrat b. 1360
  • 1751 – Leopold II, Prince of Anhalt-Dessau b. 1700
  • 2015 – George Earl Ortman, American painter and sculptor b. 1926
  • 1989 – Oscar Alfredo Galvez, Argentinian race car driver b. 1913
  • 1598 – Yi Sun-sin, Korean general b. 1545
  • 1774 – François Quesnay, French economist, physician, and philosopher b. 1694
  • 1316 – Oljaitu, Mongolian ruler b. 1280
  • 902 – Wei Yifan, chancellor of the Tang dynasty
  • 1970 – Oscar Lewis, American anthropologist of Latin America b. 1914
  • 2006 – Don Jardine, Canadian wrestler and trainer b. 1940
  • 1980 – Colonel Sanders, American businessman, founded KFC b. 1890
  • 2005 – John Spencer, American actor b. 1946
  • 1989 – Aileen Pringle, American actress b. 1895
  • 1983 – Debs Garms, American baseball player b. 1907
  • 1996 – Quentin Bell, English historian and author b. 1910
  • 1859 – Wilhelm Grimm, German anthropologist and author b. 1786
  • 1989 – Silvana Mangano, Italian actress b. 1930
  • 1965 – W. Somerset Maugham, British playwright, novelist, and short story writer b. 1874
  • 1940 – Billy Hamilton, American baseball player and manager b. 1866
  • 1952 – Robert Henry Best, American journalist b. 1896
  • 2004 – Deyda Hydara, Gambian journalist, co-founded The Point b. 1946
  • 1583 – Ivan Fyodorov, Russian printer
  • 1961 – Hans Rebane, Estonian journalist and politician, 8th Minister of Foreign Affairs b. 1882
  • 1558 – Thomas Cheney, English diplomat and Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports
  • 1936 – Frank Eugene, American-German photographer and educator b. 1865
  • 1783 – Sir William James, 1st Baronet, Welsh-English commander and politician b. 1720
  • 2015 – Lizmark, Mexican wrestler b. 1950
  • 1969 – Soe Hok Gie, Indonesian activist and academic b. 1942
  • 1515 – Afonso de Albuquerque, Portuguese admiral and politician, 3rd Viceroy of Portuguese India b. 1453
  • 2017 – Keely Smith, American singer and actress b. 1928
  • 2010 – Ayinde Barrister, Nigerian fuji musician b. 1948
  • 1897 – Alphonse Daudet, French author, poet, and playwright b. 1840
  • 1968 – Futabayama Sadaji, Japanese sumo wrestler, the 35th Yokozuna b. 1912
  • 2005 – Ed Hansen, American director and screenwriter b. 1937
  • 1944 – Betsie ten Boom, Dutch Holocaust victim b. 1885
  • 1991 – Eszter Tamasi, Hungarian actress and journalist b. 1938
  • 2012 – Jake Adam York, American poet and academic b. 1972
  • 1968 – Muhammad Suheimat, Jordanian general and politician b. 1916
  • 2006 – Stanford J. Shaw, American historian and academic b. 1930
  • 2013 – James Flint, English commander b. 1913
  • 2009 – Yegor Gaidar, Russian economist and politician, Prime Minister of Russia b. 1956
  • 1993 – Moses Gunn, American actor b. 1929
  • 2004 – Agnes Martin, American painter and educator b. 1912
  • 1976 – Real Caouette, Canadian journalist and politician b. 1917
  • 2001 – Stuart Adamson, English-Scottish singer-songwriter and guitarist b. 1958
  • 2011 – Robert Easton, American actor and screenwriter b. 1930
  • 874 – Ado, archbishop of Vienne
  • 1977 – Risto Jarva, Finnish director, producer, and screenwriter b. 1934
  • 1474 – Ali Qushji, Uzbek astronomer, mathematician, and physicist b. 1403
  • 1809 – Antoine François, comte de Fourcroy, French chemist and entomologist b. 1755
  • 1921 – Camille Saint-Saens, French pianist, composer, and conductor b. 1835
  • 1974 – Kostas Varnalis, Greek poet and playwright b. 1884
  • 1379 – John FitzAlan, 1st Baron Arundel, English general and politician, Lord Marshall of England b. 1348
  • 2013 – Ray Price, American singer-songwriter and guitarist b. 1926
  • 2009 – Manto Tshabalala-Msimang, South African physician and politician, 22nd South African Minister of Health b. 1940
  • 1263 – Haakon IV, king of Norway b. 1204
  • 2006 – Pnina Salzman, Israeli pianist and educator b. 1922
  • 1928 – Elinor Wylie, American poet and author b. 1885
  • 2003 – Gary Stewart, American singer-songwriter b. 1945
  • 2006 – Taliep Petersen, South African singer-songwriter and director b. 1950
  • 1969 – Alphonse Castex, French rugby union player b. 1899
  • 2011 – Nicol Williamson, Scottish actor b. 1938
  • 999 – Adelaide of Italy, Holy Roman Empress b. 931
  • 604 – Houzhu, emperor of the Chen dynasty b. 553
  • 1943 – George Bambridge, English diplomat b. 1892
  • 1805 – Saverio Cassar, Gozitan priest and rebel leader b. 1746
  • 1908 – American Horse, American tribal leader and educator b. 1840
  • 1470 – John II, duke of Lorraine b. 1424
  • 1945 – Fumimaro Konoe, Japanese lawyer and politician, 23rd Prime Minister of Japan b. 1891
  • 1949 – Sidney Olcott, Canadian-American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter b. 1873
  • 1984 – Karl Deichgraber, German philologist and academic b. 1903
  • 2014 – Tim Cochran, American mathematician and academic b. 1955
  • 1669 – Nathaniel Fiennes, English soldier and politician b. 1608
  • 1982 – Colin Chapman, English engineer and businessman, founded Lotus Cars b. 1928
  • 2010 – Melvin E. Biddle, American soldier, Medal of Honor recipient b. 1923
  • 1989 – Lee Van Cleef, American actor b. 1925
  • 1898 – Pavel Tretyakov, Russian businessman and art collector b. 1832
  • 1687 – William Petty, English economist and philosopher b. 1623
  • 2009 – Roy E. Disney, American businessman b. 1930
  • 867 – Eberhard of Friuli, Frankish duke b. 815
  • 882 – John VIII, pope of the Catholic Church
  • 2014 – Martin Brasier, English paleontologist, biologist, and academic b. 1947
  • 1980 – Hellmuth Walter, German-American engineer b. 1900
  • 1956 – Nina Hamnett, Welsh painter and author b. 1890
                                     

3. Holidays and observances

  • Christian feast day
  • Ralph Adams Cram, Richard Upjohn and John La Farge Episcopal Church USA)
  • Adelaide of Italy
  • Haggai
  • December 16 Eastern Orthodox liturgics
  • National Day, celebrates the withdrawal of United Kingdom from Bahrain, making Bahrain an independent emirate in 1971.
  • Day of Reconciliation, formerly celebrated as Day of the Vow by the Afrikaners South Africa
  • National Sports Day Thailand
  • The first day of Las Posadas Mexico, Latin America
  • The beginning of the nine-day celebration beginning December 16 and ending December 24, celebrating the trials which Mary and Joseph endured before finding a place to stay where Jesus could be born Hispanidad
  • The first day of the Simbang Gabi novena of masses Philippines
  • Victory Day India
  • Republic Day, celebrates the independence of Kazakhstan from the Soviet Union in 1991.
  • Victory Day Bangladesh


                                     
  • The tornado outbreak of December 16 17, 2019 was a significant severe weather event that affected the Southern United States. Discrete supercells developed
  • 16 December is a 2002 Indian Hindi - language action thriller film directed by Mani Shankar, based on a plot to destroy the capital city of India, New Delhi
  • December 15 is the 349th day of the year 350th in leap years in the Gregorian calendar. 16 days remain until the end of the year. 533 Vandalic War:
  • Canis - Minorids December 4 December 15, peaking around December 10 11 the Coma Berenicids December 12 to December 23, peaking around December 16 the Delta
  • outbreak of December 2000 was a destructive tornado outbreak that hit Southeastern United States from Mississippi to North Carolina on December 16 2000. One
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  • across three states. At least 25 additional deaths were blamed on the December 15 16 Midwest and Eastern snowstorm, and its aftermath across six US States
  • December 6 is the 340th day of the year 341st in leap years in the Gregorian calendar. 25 days remain until the end of the year. 963 Pope Leo VIII
  • December 10 is the 344th day of the year 345th in leap years in the Gregorian calendar. 21 days remain until the end of the year. 1041 The adoptive
  • December 5 is the 339th day of the year 340th in leap years in the Gregorian calendar. 26 days remain until the end of the year. 63 BC Cicero gives
                                     
  • December 26 is the 360th day of the year 361st in leap years in the Gregorian calendar. Five days remain until the end of the year. 887 Berengar I
  • December 1 is the 335th day of the year 336th in leap years in the Gregorian calendar. 30 days remain until the end of the year. 800 Charlemagne judges
  • December 4 is the 338th day of the year 339th in leap years in the Gregorian calendar. 27 days remain until the end of the year. 771 Austrasian king
  • December 8 is the 342nd day of the year 343rd in leap years in the Gregorian calendar. 23 days remain until the end of the year. 395 Later Yan is defeated
  • from the original on December 16, 2006. Retrieved December 16 2006. Greenhouse, Steven December 16 2006 Bernard Kleiman, 78, Steel Counsel, Dies
  • December 9 is the 343rd day of the year 344th in leap years in the Gregorian calendar. 22 days remain until the end of the year. 480 Odoacer, first
  • December 2 is the 336th day of the year 337th in leap years in the Gregorian calendar. 29 days remain until the end of the year. 1244 Pope Innocent
  • in Spanish Buenos Aires. December 12, 2004. Retrieved December 13, 2017. Obituary: Arthur Lydiard The Times. December 16 2004. Archived from the original
  • Retrieved November 16 2011. Cosgrove, Ben April 11, 2014 Home, Sweet Home: In Praise of Apollo 17 s Blue Marble Time. Retrieved December 7, 2019. Kotiranta
  • December 11 is the 345th day of the year 346th in leap years in the Gregorian calendar. 20 days remain until the end of the year. 220 Emperor Xian
                                     
  • December 21 is the 355th day of the year 356th in leap years in the Gregorian calendar. 10 days remain until the end of the year. In the Northern Hemisphere
  • December 3 is the 337th day of the year 338th in leap years in the Gregorian calendar. 28 days remain until the end of the year. 915 Pope John X crowned
  • April May June July August September October November December The following events occurred in December 1913: Crete, having obtained self rule from Turkey
  • com en proboxer 009018 December 12 at the Encyclopædia Britannica James Ross Moore 2002 Williams, Joe. American National Biography online edition. Accessed 16 January
  • December 23 is the 357th day of the year 358th in leap years in the Gregorian calendar. Eight days remain until the end of the year. 484 The Arian
  • December 27 is the 361st day of the year 362nd in leap years in the Gregorian calendar. Four days remain until the end of the year. 537 The construction
  • Churches on the Old Calendar. For December 16 Orthodox Churches on the Old Calendar commemorate the Saints listed on December 3. Prophet Haggai Aggaeus 500
  • extensive ice damage in a large portion of the Southern United States from December 14 16 2005, while extensive snowfall was reported across portions of the
  • Witchell Kent News. December 18, 2007. Archived from the original on December 21, 2007. Retrieved January 1, 2008. Baca, Ricardo December 16 2007 Dan Fogelberg
  • December 24 is the 358th day of the year 359th in leap years in the Gregorian calendar. Seven days remain until the end of the year. 502 Chinese emperor

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