On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 2016

Historical Events

  • EgyptAir flight MS804 goes missing over the Mediterranean on route Paris to Cairo

Famous Deaths

  • Angus "Alan" Young, British actor and voice actor (Mister Ed, Scrooge McDuck), dies of natural causes at 96
  • Morley Safer, Canadian-American TV newscaster (60 Minutes), dies at 84
2016 Highlights

About May 19, 2016

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 6 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

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