On This Day

What Happened on May 16, 2012

Famous Deaths

  • Doug Dillard, American country rock musician (The Dillards, Gene Clark, Dillard & Clark) and actor (Clem-Popeye), dies of a lung infection caused by a collapsed lung at 75
  • James Abdnor, American senator, dies at 89
2012 Highlights

About May 16, 2012

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus