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: The Kite), dies of cardiac arrest at 42
2015 Highlights

About May 16, 2015

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 7 years, 10 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: See You Again - Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth
  • UK #1 Song: Cheerleader (Felix Jaehn Remix) - Omi