May 16, 1941 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Italian army under Aosta surrenders to Britain at Amba Alagi Ethiopia
  • Last great German air attack on Great Britain (Birmingham)

Birthdays in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Aldrich Ames, CIA officer and spy for the Soviet Union, born in River Falls, Wisconsin

Soviet Union Spy Aldrich Ames
Soviet Union Spy
Aldrich Ames