On This Day

What Happened on May 16, 1932

Historical Events

  • Yanks 4th straight shutout to equal record set by Cleveland & Boston

Famous Birthdays

  • Isaac "Redd" Holt, US drummer (Young-Holt Unlimited-In Crowd)

Famous Deaths

  • Ki Imukai, premier of Japan (1931-32), murdered
  • William Pember Reeves, politician/poet, dies
1932 Highlights

About May 16, 1932

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus