What Happened on May 16, 1994

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Orlando FL on WTKS 104.1 FM
  • Jacqueline Onassis admitted to hospital for cancer treatment
  • JoaquĆ­n Balaguer (86) elected President of Dominican Republic
  • Tennis star Jennifer Capriati arrested on possession of marijuana

Famous Deaths

  • Alain Cuny, French actor (Lovers, Emanuelle, Camille Claudel), dies at 85
  • Barbara Jean Jones, fictional character on General Hospital, dies at 7
  • Phani Majumdar, film director, dies at 82
  • Vasek Simek, Czech/US actor (Green Card, Mistress), dies at 66