On This Day in History - October 16

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What Happened On This Day In History - October 16

1942 October 16

1942-10-16

Cyclone in Bay of Bengal kills some 40,000 south of Calcutta India

1970 October 16

1970-10-16

Anwar Sadat elected president of Egypt, succeeding Gamal Abdel Nasser