November 16 Birthdays in History - November 16 Deaths - November 16 Events



1992 Adam Robert Worton, Newark DE, twin actor, Baby's Day Out
1992 Jacob Joseph Worton, Newark DE, twin actor, Baby's Day Out
1979 Michael Faustino, actor, brother of David
1979 Salli Wills, Australia, gymnast 1996 Olympics
1977 Oksana Baiul, Ukraine, figure skater 1994 Olympics gold
1977 Maggie Gyllenhaal, American Actress
1973 Howard Smothers, NFL guard for the Philadelphia Eagles
1973 Joe Hudepohl, U.S., 800m freestyle relay, 1996 Olympics gold
1973 Sedrick Shaw, running back for the New England Patriots
1971 Waqar Younis, cricketer, brilliant Pakistani fast/swing bowler
1970 Jason Carthen, WLAF linebacker for the Rhein Fire
1970 Martha Plimpton, New York City, actress, Goonies, Mosquito Coast
1969 Mike Devlin, NFL guard/center, Buffalo Bills, Cardinals
1969 Thomas Ingalsbe, 238+ lbs, 108+ kg, U.S. weightlifter 1996 Olympics
1968 Chris Haney, born in Baltimore, Maryland, pitcher for the Kansas City Royals
1968 Ebrahim Essop-Adam, cricketer, one ODI for Zimbabwe 1992
1968 Melvin Stewart, U.S. butterfly swimmer, 200m record
1968 Suzi Simpson, Athens Greece, playmate, Jan, 1992
1967 Gabriel Jongejans, Dutch drummer, Lois Lane
1967 Lawrence Dawsey, NFL wide receiver for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
1967 Lisa Bonet, SF, actress, Cosby Show, Different World, Angel Heart
1966 Dan Nowosielski, born in Montreal, Quebec, fencing epee 1996 Olympics
1966 Lisa Brown Miller, ice hockey forward, USA, 1998 Olympics
1966 Tammy Lauren, SD California, actress, Angie, Out of the Blue
1966 Tim Scott, Hanford California, pitcher for the Montreal Expos
1966 Tricia Cast, Medford, New York, actress, Amanda-Bad News Bear, Young and Restless
1965 Glen Edward Day, Mobile AL, PGA golfer, 1994 Anheuser-Busch-2nd
1965 Valeria Bruni Tedeschi, Turin Italy, actress, Normal People
1964 Dwight Gooden, born in Tampa, Florida, pitcher, New York Yankees, New York Mets
1964 Diana Krall, Canadian Musician
1963 Gay "Mani" Mournfield, English pop bassist, Stone Roses
1963 Zina Garrison Jackson, born in Houston, Texas, tennis star, 1988/90 Wimbledon
1962 Josh Silver, born in America, keyboardist, producer for band Type O Negative, viewed as a gothic metal band, played with Peter Steele, founding member of rock group Fallout
1961 Chris Pitman, born in Kansas City, Missouri, singer, record producer, audio programmer, multi-instrumentalist, member of Guns N' Roses, performed with ZAUM, Tool, Lusk
1961 Frank Bruno, British boxer, European champ
1959 Bert Cameron, Spanish Town Jamaica, 4X400m relayer, Olympic-silv-1988
1959 Corey Allen Pavin, Oxnard California, PGA golfer, 1995 U.S. Open
1958 Harry Rushakoff, rocker, Concrete Blonde
1958 Marg Helgenberger, North Bend Nebraska, actress, China Beach
1958 Roberto Guerrero, Medelin Colombia, Indy racer, Rookie of Year 1984
1957 Frank Milton "Pete" Higgins II, Vice President, Microsoft Desktop
1955 Kevin Shelley, American Politician
1953 Griff Rhys Jones, British humorist/actor, Morons From Outer Space
1952 Shigeru Miyamoto, Japanese Designer
1952 Robin McKinley, American Writer
1950 Carl J Meade, Illinos, Major USAF/astronaut, STS-38, STS-50, 64
1950 David Leisure, actor, Joe Isuzu, Airplane, Charley-Empty Nest
1950 Harvey Martin, American Athlete
1949 William Ackerman, composer
1948 Aline Issermann, director, Amant Magnifiquew
1948 Chi Coltrane, U.S. pianist/singer
1948 Steve Railsback, actor, Blue Monkey, Green Monkey, Escape 2000
1946 Barbara Leigh, Ringgold, Georgia, actress, Vampirella
1945 Martine van Hamel, Brussels Belgium, ballerina, New York City Ballet Co
1944 Charles Jay Hammer, actor, Fletcher Reade-Guiding Light
1944 David O'Sullivan, New Zealand cricket left-arm spinner, in 11 Tests 1973-76
1944 Joanna Pettit, London, actress, Knots Landing, Cry of the Innocent
1943 Winfred "Blue" Lovett, U.S. singer, Manhattans-One Life to Live
1942 Donna McKechnie, Pontiac Michigan, actress/dancer, Company
1941 Ann Dore McLaughlin, U.S. Secretary of Labor, 1987 - 1989
1941 Dan Penn, U.S. songwriter/producer/gospel singer, Out in Left Field
1940 Chris Balderstone, cricket batsman, England, belated faced WI in 1976
1938 Toni Brown, U.S. guitarist/singer/keyboardist, Joy of Cooking
1938 Robert Nozick, American Philosopher
1936 Shirvani Chalayev, composer
1935 Elizabeth Drew, journalist, Politics and Money: The Road to Corruption
1935 France-Albert Rene, president of Seychelles, 1977-
1933 Guy Stockwell, New York City, actor, Chris-Adventures in Paradise
1933 Garnett Mimms, born in Ashland, West Virginia, singer, songwriter, record producer, worked with Bert Berns, Jimi Hendrix, recorded on MGM, Verve Records, funk, rhythm and blues music
1932 Barbara Romack, LPGA golfer
1930 Chinua Achebe, Nigerian author, Christmas in Biafra
1929 Renate Rubinstein, Tamar, German/Ned's author/columnist, Tamar
1928 Clu Gulager, Holdenville Oklahoma, actor, Virginian, Survivors, Tall Man
1927 Barbara Payton, Cloquet, Minnesota, actress, Dallas, Trapped, Bad Blonde
1926 Ton de Leeuw, Dutch composer
1924 Joep J P de Boer, Dutch MP, CDA
1922 Royal Dano, New York City, actor, Red Badge of Courage, Cocaine Wars, House II
1920 Betty Hicks, LPGA golfer
1919 Udo Kasemets, composer
1917 John Whiting, British dramatist/actor, Saint's Day
1916 Daws Butler, born in Toledo, Ohio, animation voice, Yogi Bear, Huckleberry Hound
1912 Anton Koolhaas, author, Weird White
1912 George Petrie, actor, Honeymooners
1908 Burgess Meredith, born in Cleveland, Ohio, actor, Mr Novak, Penguin-Batman, Rocky
1905 Astrid SLT Bernadotte, Queen of Belgium/Princess of Sweden
1904 Eddie Condon, Goodland, Indiana, jazz guitarist, Eddie Condon's Floor Show
1904 Frederik van der Meer, Dutch archaeologist/art historian
1904 Nnamdi Benjamin "Zik" Azikiwe, politician
1902 Marcel Boereboom, Belgian musicologist
1899 Mary Margaret McBride, Paris, Missouri, radio personality, WOR-AM, New York City
1897 Halliwell Hobbes, Stratford-on-Avon England, actor, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
1896 Lawrence Tibbett, Bakersfield California, baritone, Metropolitan 1923-50
1896 Oswald Mosley, baron/British nazi
1895 Eduard Bagritsky, Dzhubin, Russian poet/journalist, South-West
1895 Michael Arlen, Armenia, English author, An American Verdict
1895 Paul Hindemith, Hanau Germany, composer, Tutti Fantchen
1894 Count Richard Coudenhove Kalergi, Austrian politician
1894 Mabel Normand, Muriel Fortescue, born in Boston, Massachusetts, comedienne, Mickey
1893 Cornelis J van der Klauw, Dutch biologist/zoologist
1890 Aloys-Henri-Gerard Fornerod, composer
1890 Elpidio Quirino, president of Philippines, 1949-53
1890 George Seldes, journalist
1889 August Croegaert, Flemish liturgist
1889 Luis Cluzeau-Mortet, composer
1889 George S. Kaufman, American Dramatist
1888 Burnet Corwin Tuthill, New York City, composer, Laurentia
1888 Clinton Golden, Penn, founder, United Steelworkers of America
1888 Henri [Ferdinand M J] Bosco, French author and poet, Gogol
1887 Philip Frohman, U.S. architect
1883 Eugeen Van de Velde, Flemish musicologist/composer, In Tempore Belli
1880 Alexander A Block, Russian poet, Dvenatsat
1874 Johanna HC Albregt, Dutch actress, Dumb August, wife of Henri Dons
1873 W[illiam] C[hristopher] Handy, Alabama, jazz star, St. Louis Blues
1870 Alfred Hill, composer
1862 Charles Thomas Biass Turner, cricketer, the "Terror"
1861 Vaclav Suk, composer
1860 Edmund Schuecker, composer
1857 Henry Potonie, German paleo-botanist/geologist, sapropelium
1854 Jules van de Heuvel, Belgian lawyer/politician
1840 Frederick Scotson Clark, composer
1835 Elliott Warren Rice, Major General Union volunteers
1829 Anton G Rubinstein, Russian pianist/conductor/composer
1827 James Southerton, cricketer, Test debut in the 1st ever Test at 49
1827 Charles Eliot Norton, American Writer
1822 Charles Smith Hamilton, Major General Union volunteers
1811 John Bright, British Politician
1810 Friedrich Wilhelm Kucken, composer
1807 Francois Hainl, composer
1793 Francis Danby, Irish painter
1780 Robert Archibald Smith, composer
1766 Rodolphe Kreitzer, France, composer/virtuoso violinist, Paris Conserv
1762 Petronella Moens, Frisian author and poet
1757 Daniel Read, composer
1753 James McHenry, American Politician
1730 Gualtherius "Wouter" van Doeveren, Zealand-Flanders physician
1720 Carlo Antonio Campioni, composer
1717 Jean-Baptiste Le Rond d'Alembert, French philosopher/mathematician
1715 Girolamo Abos, composer
1684 Abraham Alewijn, Dutch poet/playwright, Puiterveense Helleveeg
1653 Joan van Hoorn, Governor-General of Netherlands Indies, 1707-09
1642 Cornelis Evertsen the Younger, Dutch buccaneer/lt Admiral of Zeeland
1615 Guillaume Dumanoir, composer
1587 Joost van den Vondel, Cologne Germany, Dutch poet/dramatist, Jephtha
1569 Paul Sartorius, composer











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