What Happened on May 16, 2015

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 140th Preakness: Victor Espinoza aboard American Pharoah wins in 1:58.46

Famous Weddings

  • Glee singer/actress Heather Morris (28) weds high school sweetheart Taylor Hubbell at Old Canyon Ranch in Topanga, California

Famous Deaths

  • Dean Potter, American free climber and BASE jumper, dies in a BASE jumping accident at Yosemite National Park, aged 43