What Happened on May 16, 1995

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

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

Famous Deaths

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