On This Day

What Happened on May 16, 2018

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Painting "Past Times" by Kerry James Marshall is bought by Sean Combs for $21.1 million, most paid for a living African American artist

Rapper Puff Daddy
Puff Daddy

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Campanella, American character actor (Guiding Light, Mannix), dies at 93
  • Michael Slive, American college sports executive (Commissioner SEC), dies of prostate cancer at 77
2018 Highlights

About May 16, 2018

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 3 years, 2 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus