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 This day in History - November 16
354 Historic Events for November 16
1981

Morgan Conway, actor (Dick Tracy Detective), dies

Death
1982

5th Space Shuttle Mission-Columbia 5-lands at Edwards AFB

Event
1982

Tom Stoppard's "Real Thing," premieres in London

Event
1982

Arthur Askey, British comedian, dies at 82

Death
1982

Space Shuttle Columbia completes its 1st operational flight

Event
1982

Aggrement reached ending 57 day football strike

Event
1983

Kapil Dev takes 9-83 v WI at Ahmedabad, but India still lose

Event
1984

14th Shuttle Mission (51A) -Discovery 2- lands at Kennedy Center

Event
1984

John Lennon releases "Every Man has a Woman Who Loves Him"

Event
1984

Houston blocks 20 Denver shots tying NBA regulation game record

Event
1984

Imran Khan makes his 1st appearance for NSW Cricket

Event
1985

John J Sparkmann, (Sen-D-Ala), dies at 85

Death
1986

Siobhan McKenna, actress (Dr Zhivago, Hungry Hill), dies at 63

Death
1987

Actress Lisa Bonet marries singer Lenny Kravitz

Event
1987

Paul McCartney releases "Once Upon a Long Ago"

Event
1988

Benazir Bhutto wins 1st free Pakistani elections in 11 years

Event
1988

Estonia declares sovereignty in internal affairs

Event
1988

Jose Canseco is 1st unanimous AL MVP since Reggie Jackson

Event
1988

Pakistan's Benazir Bhutto's PPP wins parliamentary election

Event
1988

Robin Givens sues Mike Tyson for $125 million for libel

Event
1988

Lotte Stam-Beese, German/Neth architect, dies at about 85

Death
1989

S Afr Pres FW de Klerk announces scrapping of Separate Amenities Act

Event
1989

6 Jesuit priests are killed by El Salvadorian troops

Event
1989

"Gypsy" opens at St James Theater NYC for 477 performances

Event
1990

Manuel Noriega claims US denied him a fair trial

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