Deaths in 2016: Wikipedia
Leanid Marakou, 58, Belarusian journalist, writer and historian, brain cancer.
Henry Heimlich, 96, American physician, inventor of the Heimlich maneuver, complications from a heart attack.
Walter Hachborn, 95, Canadian businessman, co-founder of Home Hardware.
Benjamin A. Gilman, 94, American politician, U. S. Representative from New York (1973–2003), complications from hip surgery.