What Happened on May 16, 1995

Historical Events

  • Japanese police arrest cult leader Shoko Asahara & charged him with Nerve-gas attack on Tokyo's subways two months earlier

Famous Weddings

Imran Khan

Cricketer Imran Khan (43) marries socialite Jemima Goldsmith (21) in Paris (divorced 2004)

Famous Deaths

  • Lola Flores, Spanish singer, dancer and actress (Kuma Ching, Faraona), dies at 70
  • Ragnhild Marie Hatton, Norwegian historian, dies at 82
1995 Highlights

About May 16, 1995

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 4 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: This Is How We Do It - Montell Jordan
  • UK #1 Song: Unchained Melody/(There'll Be Bluebirds Over) White Cliffs Of Dover - Robson Green & Jerome Flynn