August 16 | On this Day

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2018 Indian politician Atal Bihari Vajpayee died. Death day
2015 Trigana Air Flight 267 aircraft incident at Mount Tangok, Pegunungan Bintang Regency, Papua, Indonesia, killed 54 people. Man-Made Disaster
2005 West Caribbean Airways Flight 708 aircraft incident at Machiques, Venezuela, killed 160 people. Man-Made Disaster
1993 Chess grandmaster from Russia, Ilia Iljiushenok was born. Birthday
1991 American rapper and singer Jeffery Lamar Williams was born. Birthday
1991 Indian Airlines Flight 257 aircraft incident at Imphal, India, killed 69 people. Man-Made Disaster
1989 Chess grandmaster from Netherlands, Roeland Pruijssers was born. Birthday
1987 Northwest Airlines Flight 255 aircraft incident at Romulus, Michigan, U.S., killed 156 people. Man-Made Disaster
1986 Sudan Airways (ST-ADY) aircraft incident at near Malakal, South Sudan, killed 60 people. Man-Made Disaster
1980 Chess grandmaster from Armenia, Georgy Arzumanian was born. Birthday
1979 Canadian politician John Diefenbaker died. Death day
1978 Chess grandmaster from Armenia, Elina Danielian was born. Birthday
1975 Chess grandmaster from Germany, Friedrich Sämisch died. Death day
1974 Hungarian swimmer Krisztina Egerszegi was born. Birthday
1974 West Indian cricketer Shivnarine Chanderpaul was born. Birthday
1973 American biochemist and microbiologist Selman Waksman died. Death day
1972 American songwriter and singer Emily Robison was born. Birthday
1971 Chess grandmaster from Poland, Jurij Zezulkin was born. Birthday
1970 Indian actor Saif Ali Khan was born. Birthday
1967 Chess grandmaster from Russia, Ildar Ibragimov was born. Birthday
1960 American actor Timothy Hutton was born. Birthday
1958 Astronaut from United States, Peter Wisoff was born. Birthday
1957 American chemist Irving Langmuir died. Death day
1957 American chemist Irving Langmuir died. Death day
1954 Canadian film director James Cameron was born. Birthday
1939 Astronaut from Soviet Union, Valery Ryumin was born. Birthday
1936 The closing ceremony of Games of the XI Olympiad, or 1936 Summer olympics was held in Berlin.
1936 Chess grandmaster from Latvia, Vladimir Bagirov was born. Birthday
1933 Astronaut from United States, Stuart Roosa was born. Birthday
1913 Israeli politician Menachem Begin was born. Birthday
1904 American chemist Wendell Meredith Stanley was born. Birthday
1899 German chemist Robert Bunsen died. Death day
1888 American pharmacist John Pemberton died. Death day
1845 Franco-Luxembourgish physicist Gabriel Lippmann was born. Birthday
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