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Famous Birthdays In May - 16

Monday, 06 July 2020

1558  On this day in history birth of andreas of Austria, Bohemia cardinal/gov of Netherlands (1598-1600)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1578  Everard Digby, English conspirator (d. 1606) was born on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1609  On this day in history birth of ferdinand, Austria, cardinal of Spain/governor of Netherlands  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1641  Dudley North, financier/economist was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1659  On May - 16 birth of campegius Vitringa, Dutch theologist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1710  On this day in history birth of william Talbot, 1st Earl Talbot, English politician (d. 1782)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1718  On May - 16 birth of maria Gaetana Agnesi, Italian mathematician (d. 1799)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1748  Antonius van Alphen, apostolic vicar of De Bosch was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1761  On this day in history birth of john Opie, artist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1763  Louis-Nicolas Vauquelin, chemist (discovered chromium, beryllium) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1782  On May - 16 birth of john Sell Cotman, water color artist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1788  On this day in history birth of friedrich Rückert, German Poet, Translator and Orientalist (d. 1866)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1801  William H. Seward, United States Secretary of State, bought Alaska at 2 ¢/acre (d. 1872) was born on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1804  On this day in history birth of elizabeth Palmer Peabody, educator/founder (US kindergarten)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1806  George C Cadwalader, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1879 was born on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1816  On this day in history birth of henry Hopkins Sibley, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1886  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1819  On this day in history birth of daniel Ammen, Capt (Union Navy), died in 1898  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1821  On May - 16 birth of pafnuty Chebyshev, Russian mathematician (d. 1894)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1822  On May - 16 birth of eduard Hille, Dutch composer/conductor  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1824  On May - 16 birth of edmund Kirby Smith, Fla, General (Confederate Army), died in 1893  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1824  On May - 16 birth of levi Parsons Morton, (R) 22nd US VP (1889-93)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1827  On this day in history birth of petrus J H Cuypers, architect (Amsterdam Museum, Central station)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1831  David Edward Hughes, inventor (microphone, teleprinter) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1832  On this day in history birth of philip Danforth Armour, founder (Armour Foods)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1845  On May - 16 birth of ilya Ilyich Mechnikov, Russian microbiologist, Nobel laureate (d. 1916)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1850  Arthur Henry Mann, organist/composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1857  On this day in history birth of juan Morel Campos, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1858  On May - 16 birth of frank Lynes, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1858  Hanus Trnecek, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1860  On this day in history birth of herman Webster Mudgett, American Serial Killer (d. 1896)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1866  On May - 16 birth of ernest Watson Burgess, US sociologist (ecological school)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1878  Taylor Holmes, Newark NJ, actor (Tobor the Great, Beware My Lovely) was born on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1880  Julian Tannen, NY, comedian (Great Moment) was born on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1887  Bull Montana, Vogliera Italy, actor (Brass Buttons, Victory) was born on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In May - 16

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0583  Death of Saint Brendan, Irish navigator (b. 484) on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0942  Saadiah Gaon, head of Talmudic Academy of Sura, dies on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1265  Death of Saint Simon Stock, English saint (b. 1165) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1434  On May - 16 pieter Appelmans, Flemish architect/master builder, dies at about 60  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1569  Death of Dirk Willems, Anabaptist Martyr on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1620  Death of William Adams, English navigator (b. 1564) on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1657  On this day in history death of andrzej Bobola, Polish Jesuit missionary (b. 1591)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1667  On this day in history death of thomas Wriothesley, 4th Earl of Southampton, English statesman (b. 1607)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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