What Happened on May 16, 1916

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 41st Preakness: Linus McAtee aboard Damrosch wins in 1:54.8

Famous Birthdays

  • Adriana Caselotti, voice of Snow White in Disney's animated film, born in Bridgeport, Connecticut (d. 1997)
  • Bernard Braden, broadcaster/actor (All Night Lone, Full Treatment)
  • Ephraim Katzir, biophysicist/president (Israel)
  • Irene Elizabeth Beatrice Ighodaro, doctor/social reformer