What Happened on May 16, 1968

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Earthquake kills 47 in Japan
  • In the Stormont (Northern Ireland parliament) by-election in the city of Londonderry (Derry) the Ulster Unionists retain the seat

Famous Birthdays

  • Chingmy Yau, Hong Kong actress (Naked Killer), born in Hong Kong
  • Ralph Tresvant, american singer (New Editon), born in Boston, Massachusetts