Famous Deaths on October 16, Who Died on October 16

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Date Name
1027 Fujiwara no Kenshi, Japanese empress (b. 994)
1130 Pedro González de Lara, Castilian magnate
1284 Shams al-Din Juvayni, Persian statesman, vizier and minister of finance of the Ilkhanate
1323 Amadeus V, count of Savoy (b. 1249)
1333 Nicholas V, antipope of Rome (b. 1260)
1355 Louis the Child, king of Sicily (b. 1338)
1438 Anne of Gloucester, English noblewoman (b. 1383)
1523 Luca Signorelli, Italian painter (b. c.1450)
1553 Lucas Cranach the Elder, German painter and engraver (b. 1472)
1555 Hugh Latimer, English bishop and saint (b. 1487)
1591 Gregory XIV, pope of the Catholic Church (b. 1535)
1594 William Allen, English cardinal (b. 1532)
1621 Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck, Dutch organist and composer (b. 1562)
1628 François de Malherbe, French poet and critic (b. 1555)
1637 Johann Rudolf Stadler, Swiss clock-maker (b. 1605)
1649 Isaac van Ostade, Dutch painter and illustrator (b. 1621)
1655 Joseph Solomon Delmedigo, Italian physician, mathematician, and theorist (b. 1591)
1660 John Cook, English politician, Solicitor General for England and Wales (b. 1608)
1679 Roger Boyle, 1st Earl of Orrery, Irish-English soldier and politician (b. 1621)
1680 Raimondo Montecuccoli, Italian-Austrian field marshal (b. 1609)
1730 Antoine Laumet de La Mothe, sieur de Cadillac, French-American explorer and politician, 3rd French Governor of Louisiana (b. 1658)
1750 Sylvius Leopold Weiss, German lute player and composer (b. 1687)
1755 Gerard Majella, Italian saint (b. 1725)
1774 Robert Fergusson, Scottish poet (b. 1750)
1791 Grigory Potemkin, Russian general and politician (b. 1739)
1793 Marie Antoinette, Austrian-born queen consort of Louis XVI of France (b. 1755)
1796 Victor Amadeus III of Sardinia (b. 1726)
1799 Veerapandiya Kattabomman Indian activist (b. 1760)
1810 Nachman of Breslov, Ukrainian religious leader, founded the Breslov Hasidic group (b. 1772)
1822 Eva Marie Veigel, Austrian-English dancer (b. 1724)
1877 Théodore Barrière, French playwright (b. 1823)
1888 John Wentworth, American journalist and politician, 19th Mayor of Chicago (b. 1815)
1904 Haritina Korotkevich, Russian heroine (b. 1882)
1908 Joseph Leycester Lyne, English monk (b. 1837)
1909 Jakub Bart-Ćišinski, German poet and playwright (b. 1856)
1913 Ralph Rose, American shot putter, discus, and hammer thrower (b. 1885)
1936 Effie Adelaide Rowlands, British writer (b. 1859)
1937 Jean de Brunhoff, French poet and playwright (b. 1899)
1946 Nuremberg trial executions of the Main Trial:
1947 Anna B. Eckstein, German peace activist (b. 1868)
1951 Liaquat Ali Khan, Indian-Pakistani lawyer and politician, 1st Prime Minister of Pakistan (b. 1895)
1956 Jules Rimet, French businessman (b. 1873)
1957 John Anthony Sydney Ritson, English rugby player, mines inspector, engineer and educator (b. 1887)
1958 Robert Redfield, American anthropologist of Mexico (b. 1897)
1959 Minor Hall, American drummer (b. 1897)
1962 Gaston Bachelard, French poet and philosopher (b. 1884)
1964 Patsy Callighen, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1906)
1968 Ellis Kinder, American baseball player (b. 1914)
1971 Robin Boyd, Australian architect and educator, designed the Domain Park Flats (b. 1919)
1972 Nick Begich, American lawyer and politician (b. 1932)
1973 Gene Krupa, American drummer, composer, and actor (b. 1909)
1975 Vittorio Gui, Italian conductor and composer (b. 1885)
1978 Dan Dailey, American actor, singer, dancer, and director (b. 1913)
1979 Johan Borgen, Norwegian author and critic (b. 1903)
1981 Moshe Dayan, Israeli general and politician, 5th Foreign Affairs Minister of Israel (b. 1915)
1982 Mario Del Monaco, Italian tenor (b. 1915)
1983 Jakov Gotovac, Croatian composer and conductor (b. 1895)
1986 Arthur Grumiaux, Belgian violinist and pianist (b. 1921)
1989 Walter Farley, American author and educator (b. 1915)
1990 Art Blakey, American drummer and bandleader (b. 1919)
1992 Shirley Booth, American actress and singer (b. 1898)
1996 Jason Bernard, American actor (b. 1938)
1997 Audra Lindley, American actress (b. 1918)
1998 Jon Postel, American computer scientist and academic (b. 1943)
1999 Jean Shepherd, American radio host, actor, and screenwriter (b. 1921)
2000 Mel Carnahan, American lieutenant, lawyer, and politician, 51st Governor of Missouri (b. 1934)
2001 Etta Jones, American singer-songwriter (b. 1928)
2003 Avni Arbaş, Turkish painter (b. 1919)
2004 Pierre Salinger, American journalist and politician, 11th White House Press Secretary (b. 1925)
2006 John Victor Murra, Ukrainian-American anthropologist and academic (b. 1916)
2007 Deborah Kerr, Scottish actress (b. 1921)
2008 Dagmar Normet, Estonian author and translator (b. 1921)
2010 Eyedea, American rapper and producer (b. 1981)
2011 Dan Wheldon, English race car driver (b. 1978)
2012 Frank Moore Cross, American scholar and academic (b. 1921)
2013 Govind Purushottam Deshpande, Indian playwright and academic (b. 1938)
2014 Ioannis Charalambopoulos, Greek colonel and politician, Deputy Prime Minister of Greece (b. 1919)
2015 Richard J. Cardamone, American lawyer and judge (b. 1925)
2016 Calvin Carl "Kelly" Gotlieb, Canadian professor and computer scientist (b. 1921)
2017 Daphne Caruana Galizia, Maltese journalist and blogger (b. 1964)
385 Fú Jiān, Chinese emperor (b. 337)
786 Lullus, archbishop of Mainz (b. 710)
976 Al-Hakam II, Umayyad caliph (b. 915)