On this day: January 16

Published On: Jan 15 2013 04:39:04 PM CST   Updated On: Jan 16 2015 01:00:00 AM CST

"Don Quixote" is first published, Prohibition is ratified and goes into effect, Hitler moves underground, and the space shuttle Columbia takes off for the last time, all on this day.

OTD January 16 - Dave Madden
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2014: Veteran comedian Dave Madden, best known for playing acerbic manager Reuben Kincaid on "The Partridge Family," dies from complications of myelodysplastic syndrome at age 82 in Jacksonville, Florida. He also was known for his recurring appearances as Earl Hicks on the sitcom "Alice," and for a lucrative career in commercial voiceovers.

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