On This Day

What Happened on May 16, 1949

Famous Birthdays

  • Rick Reuschel, pitcher (NY Yankees)

Famous Deaths

  • William Newzam Prior Nicholson, painter/engraver, dies
1949 Highlights

About May 16, 1949

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 2 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus