May 16, 1954 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Birthdays in History

  • Dafydd "Dave" Williams, Canadian physician and astronaut (sk: STS 90), born in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
  • Joseph Polchinski, American leading theoretical physicist (multiverse), born in White Plains, New York (d. 2018)

Deaths in History

  • Werner Bischof, Swiss photographer, dies accidentally at 38