On This Day

What Happened on May 16, 2010

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • ICC Women's Cricket T20 World Cup, Bridgetown, Barbados: Elise Perry with 3 for 18 off 4 overs leads Australia (106/8) to 3 run victory over New Zealand 103/6

Famous Weddings

  • British comedian David Walliams (38) weds supermodel Lara Stone (26) at Claridge's Hotel in London

Famous Deaths

  • Hank Jones, American jazz pianist and composer, dies at 91
  • Ronnie James Dio [Ronald James Padavona], American singer, songwriter and musician (Elf, Rainbow, Black Sabbath, Dio, and Heaven & Hell), dies at 67