On This Day

What Happened on May 16, 2005

Historical Events

  • Kuwait permits women's suffrage in a 35-23 National Assembly vote

Famous Deaths

  • Andrew J. Goodpaster, American general, supreme commander (NATO-Europe), dies at 90
2005 Highlights

About May 16, 2005

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Hollaback Girl - Gwen Stefani
  • UK #1 Song: Lonely - Akon