On This Day

What Happened on May 16, 2015

Historical Events

  • 140th Preakness: Victor Espinoza aboard American Pharoah wins in 1:58.46

Famous Weddings

  • Glee singer/actress Heather Morris (28) weds high school sweetheart Taylor Hubbell at Old Canyon Ranch in Topanga, California

Famous Deaths

  • Dean Potter, American free climber and BASE jumper, dies in a BASE jumping accident at Yosemite National Park, aged 43
  • Prashant Bhargava, American filmmaker (Patang), dies of cardiac arrest at 42
2015 Highlights

About May 16, 2015

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 4 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Taurus