Died On January 16th

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Discover the most famous people who died on January 16. The list includes people like Carole Lombard, Andrew Wyeth, Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay, Mahadev Govind Ranade, Pauline Phillips. Famous personalities featured on this list, include soldiers, composers, televangelists and political leaders and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & India and many more countries.
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Carole Lombard
(American Actress Who was Known for Her Off-Beat Roles in Screwball Comedies)
Carole Lombard
19
Birthdate: October 6, 1908
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States
Died: 1942
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 2 
Hatshepsut
(Women Ruler of Egypt from 1479 BC to 1458 BC)
Hatshepsut
20
Birthdate: 1507 BC
Birthplace: Ancient Egypt
Died: 1458
 3 
Albert Fish
(Serial Killer)
Albert Fish
55
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: May 19, 1870
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: 1936
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 4 
Ted Cassidy
(Best Known for His Role as ‘Lurch’ in the TV Series ‘The Addams Family’)
Ted Cassidy
18
Birthdate: July 31, 1932
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1979
Height: 6'9" (206 cm)
 5 
Hiroo Onoda
(Imperial Japanese Army Intelligence Officer Who Fought in World War II)
Hiroo Onoda
10
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 19, 1922
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kainan, Wakayama, Japan
Died: 2014
 6 
Russell Johnson
(American Actor Best Remembered for His Role in the Sitcom 'Gilligan's Island')
Russell Johnson
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 10, 1924
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ashley, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 2014
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 7 
Christopher Tolkien
(Editor, Illustrator, Academic and the Son of Author J. R. R. Tolkien)
Christopher Tolkien
6
Birthdate: November 21, 1924
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Leeds, United Kingdom
Died: 2020
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 8 
Ma Barker
(Matriarch of the Barker Family)
Ma Barker
7
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: October 8, 1873
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ash Grove, Missouri, United States
Died: 1935
 9 
Andrew Wyeth
(One of the Best-Known U.S. Artists of the Middle 20th Century)
Andrew Wyeth
2
Birthdate: July 12, 1917
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania,, United States
Died: 2009
 10 
Ennis Cosby
(Teacher)
Ennis Cosby
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 15, 1969
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: 1997
 11 
Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay
(Indian Novelist and Short Story Writer of the Early 20th Century)
Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay
19
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 15, 1876
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Debanandapur, Bandel, India
Died: 1938
 12 
Eugene Cernan
(American Naval Aviator Who Became the Eleventh Human Being to Walk on the Moon)
Eugene Cernan
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 14, 1934
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 2017
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 13 
Glenn Corbett
0
Birthdate: August 17, 1933
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: El Monte, California, United States
Died: 1993
 14 
Joyce Jameson
(Actress)
Joyce Jameson
0
Birthdate: September 26, 1932
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 1987
 15 
Bernard Lee
3
Birthdate: January 10, 1908
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Brentford, Middlesex, England, UK
Died: 1981
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 16 
Dave Madden
(American Actor Best Known for His Sitcom ‘The Partridge Family’)
Dave Madden
0
Birthdate: December 17, 1931
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sarnia, Canada
Died: 2014
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 17 
Mahadev Govind Ranade
(Judge, Social Reformer)
Mahadev Govind Ranade
5
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: January 18, 1842
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Niphad
Died: 1901
 18 
Jon Pall Sigmarsson
(One of the Greatest Strongmen of All Time)
Jon Pall Sigmarsson
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 28, 1960
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hafnarfjordur, Iceland
Died: 1993
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 19 
Birju Maharaj
(Kathak Dancer)
Birju Maharaj
7
Listed In: Dancers
Birthdate: February 4, 1938
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Varanasi
Died: 2022
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
 20 
Bradford Dillman
1
Birthdate: April 14, 1930
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: 2018
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 21 
Hiram Rhodes Revels
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 27, 1827
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Fayetteville, North Carolina Fayetteville, North Carolina, U.S.
Died: 1901
 22 
John Mortimer
(Barrister)
John Mortimer
1
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: April 21, 1923
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hampstead, London, United Kingdom
Died: 2009
 23 
Peter Butterworth
0
Birthdate: February 4, 1915
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bramhall, Cheshire, England, UK
Died: 1979
 24 
George Dewey
(Military Leader)
George Dewey
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 26, 1837
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Montpelier, Vermont, United States
Died: 1917
 25 
Jo Jo White
(Basketball Player)
Jo Jo White
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 16, 1946
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: 2018
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 26 
Edward Gibbon
(Historian)
Edward Gibbon
1
Birthdate: April 8, 1737
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 1794
 27 
Arturo Toscanini
(Conductor)
Arturo Toscanini
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 25, 1867
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Parma, Italy
Died: 1957
 28 
Pauline Phillips
(Newspaper columnist)
Pauline Phillips
0
Birthdate: July 4, 1918
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Sioux City, Iowa, United States
Died: 2013
Herbert W. Armstrong
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 31, 1892
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Des Moines
Died: 1986
 30 
Benny Parsons
(Race car driver)
Benny Parsons
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 12, 1941
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Wilkes County, North Carolina
Died: 2007
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Léo Delibes
(Composer)
Léo Delibes
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: February 21, 1836
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: La La Flèche, France
Died: 1891
 32 
Arnold Böcklin
(Symbolist painter)
Arnold Böcklin
0
Birthdate: October 16, 1827
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Basel, Switzerland
Died: 1901
 33 
David Holland
(Drummer)
David Holland
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 5, 1948
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Northampton, England
Died: 2018
 34 
Charlotte Mason
(British Educator & Reformer)
Charlotte Mason
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 1, 1842
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bangor, Gwynedd, Wales
Died: 1923
 35 
Robert J. Van de Graaff
0
Birthdate: December 20, 1901
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States
Died: 1967
 36 
William Onyeabor
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 26, 1946
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Nigeria
Died: 2017
 37 
Prem Nazir
(Actor)
Prem Nazir
0
Birthdate: April 7, 1926
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
Died: 1989
 38 
Margaret Corbin
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 12, 1751
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1800
 39 
John Moore
(General)
John Moore
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 13, 1761
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
Died: 1809
 40 
Pope Marcellus I
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 6, 0255
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 0309
 41 
Carl M. Smith
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: March 15, 1927
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Maynardsville, Tennessee, United States
Died: 2010
 42 
Amilcare Ponchielli
(Opera composer)
Amilcare Ponchielli
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 31, 1834
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paderno Ponchielli, Italy
Died: 1886
 43 
Shinran
(Buddhist Monk)
Shinran
0
Birthdate: May 21, 1173
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kyoto, Japan
Died: 1263
 44 
Robert R. Wilson
(Physicist)
Robert R. Wilson
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: March 4, 1914
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Frontier, Wyoming, United States
Died: 2000
 45 
Virginia O'Brien
1
Birthdate: April 19, 1919
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: 2001
 46 
Archibald Motley
1
Birthdate: October 7, 1891
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Orleans
Died: 1981
 47 
Vasily Degtyaryov
(Former engineer who specialized in weapons design)
Vasily Degtyaryov
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 2, 1880
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tula, Russia
Died: 1949
 48 
Steve Prestwich
(Drummer, Songwriter)
Steve Prestwich
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 5, 1954
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
Died: 2011
 49 
R. H. Tawney
(British Economic Historian, Social Critic, Ethical Socialist and Christian Socialist)
R. H. Tawney
0
Birthdate: November 30, 1880
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kolkata, India
Died: 1962
 50 
Phineas Parkhurst Quimby
0
Birthdate: February 16, 1802
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lebanon, New Hampshire, United States
Died: 1866