On This Day

What Happened on May 16, 1991

Historical Events

  • Daily Planet fires cub reporter Jimmy Olson (fictional Superman character)

Historic Event

Queen Elizabeth II becomes 1st British monarch to address US congress

Famous Deaths

  • Prudence Nesbitt, British actress/TV producer, dies
1991 Highlights

About May 16, 1991

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 6 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Taurus