Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 16-Nov

Died on This Day (16-Nov)

Person Person Description Age Anniv
Terry O Terry O'Neill Terence Patrick O'Neill CBE was a British photographer, known for documenting the fashions, styles, and celebrities of the 1960s. British photographer 81 1
Ann Wedgeworth Ann Wedgeworth Elizabeth Ann Wedgeworth was an American character actress, known for her roles as Lana Shields in Three's Company, Hilda Hensley in Sweet Dreams, and Merleen Elldridge in Evening Shade. American character actress 83 3
David Canary David Canary David Hoyt Canary was an American actor. Canary is best known for his role as ranch foreman Candy Canaday in the NBC Western drama Bonanza, and as Adam Chandler in the television soap opera All My Children, for which he received 16 Daytime Emmy Award nominations and won five times. American actor 77 5
Arne Pedersen Arne Pedersen Arne Knut Pedersen was a Norwegian footballer. He was a deep-lying inside forward, or offensive midfielder by today's terminology, who spent his entire playing career at his hometown club Fredrikstad FK, where he was a key player during the club's most successful period in the 1950s and early 1960s. Norwegian footballer and manager 82 7
Djamel Keddou Djamel Keddou Djamel Keddou was an Algerian football player and manager. Algerian footballer 59 9
W. Warren Wagar W. Warren Wagar Walter Warren Wagar , better known as W. Warren Wagar, was an American historian and futures studies scholar. American historian 72 16
Leah Betts Leah Betts Leah Sarah Betts was a young woman from Latchingdon, Essex, United Kingdom, who died at age 18 after taking an ecstasy tablet, and then drinking approximately 7 litres of water in a 90 minute period. British drugs victim 18 25
Imogen Hassall Imogen Hassall Imogen Hassall was an English actress who appeared in 33 films during the 1960s and 1970s. English actress 38 40
Władysław Szafer Władysław Szafer Prof Władysław Szafer PAS HFRSE was a Polish botanist, palaeobotanist, quaternary geologist and professor of botany at the Jagiellonian University in Kraków. Polish botanist 84 50
Samuel Francis Smith Samuel Francis Smith Samuel Francis Smith was an American Baptist minister, journalist, and author. American Baptist minister 87 125
Person Person Description Age Anniv
William Goldman William Goldman William Goldman was an American novelist, playwright, and screenwriter. American novelist, playwright and screenwriter 87 2
Melvin Laird Melvin Laird Melvin Robert Laird Jr. was an American politician, writer and statesman. American politician and writer 94 4
Peter Kassig Peter Edward Kassig , also known as Abdul-Rahman Kassig, was an American aid worker who was beheaded by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. ISIL Victim 26 6
Bob Scott Bob Scott Robert William Henry Scott MBE was a New Zealand rugby union player who represented the All Blacks between 1946 and 1954. New Zealand Rugby union footballer 91 8
Ralph Edwards Ralph Edwards Ralph Livingstone Edwards was an American radio and television host, radio producer, and television producer, best known for his radio-TV game shows Truth or Consequences and reality documentary series This Is Your Life. Radio and television host and producer 92 15
Hosea Williams Hosea Williams Hosea Lorenzo Williams was an American civil rights leader, activist, ordained minister, businessman, philanthropist, scientist, and politician. Civil rights campaigner 74 20
John Sparkman John Sparkman John Jackson Sparkman was an American jurist and politician from the state of Alabama. American politician 85 35
Karel Opočenský Karel Opočenský Karel Opočenský was a Czechoslovak chess master. Czech chess master 83 45
Jenő Janovics Jenő Janovics Jenő Janovics was a Hungarian film director, screenwriter and actor of the silent era. Film director, Screenwriter 72 75
Adolf Böttger Adolf Böttger Adolf Böttger was a German translator and poet. As a translator, he created German versions of works in the English language, a major project being the translation of the complete works of Byron. German translator and poet 55 150