On This Day

What Happened on May 16, 1930

Historical Events

  • 6th Walker Cup: US, 10-2

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Davies, Rugby League player, born in Brisbane, Australia (d. 2012)
  • Desmond Langley, British army officer and Governor of Bermuda, born in London (d. 2008)
  • Don Conicannon, government minister
  • Friedrich Gulda, Austrian classical and jazz pianist and composer (Ineffable; Concerto for Cello and Wind Orchestra), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 2000)
1930 Highlights

About May 16, 1930

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 11 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus