On This Day

What Happened on May 16, 1926

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan Zimmer, Slovak composer, born in Ru┼żomberok, North Slovakia (d. 1993)

Famous Deaths

  • Mehmed VI Vahideddin (Mohammed Osman), last sultan of Turkey, dies
1926 Highlights

About May 16, 1926

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus