May 16, 1938 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • 1st animal breeding society forms (NJ)
  • 38 die in Terminal Hotel fire (Atlanta Ga)

Birthdays in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Ivan Sutherland, American computer scientist (Sketchpad), born in Hastings, Nebraska

Computer Scientist Ivan Sutherland
Computer Scientist
Ivan Sutherland

Deaths in History

  • Stephen Fairbairn, oarsman/coach, dies