Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, 83. Playwright Frank D. Gilroy, 83. Singer-musician Paul Simon, 67. Singer-musician Sammy Hagar, 61. Model Beverly Johnson, 56. Singer Marie Osmond, 49. Actress Kelly Preston, 46. Actress Kate Walsh, 41. Actress Tisha Campbell-Martin, 40. Olympic silver-medal figure skater Nancy Kerrigan, 39. Actor Sacha Baron Cohen, 37. Singer Ashanti, 28.
This day in history Oct. 13
1792: The cornerstone of the executive mansion, later known as the White House, was laid during a ceremony in the District of Columbia.