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Famous Birthdays In May - 16

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1558  On May - 16 birth of andreas of Austria, Bohemia cardinal/gov of Netherlands (1598-1600)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1578  On this day in history birth of everard Digby, English conspirator (d. 1606)  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 May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1659  Campegius Vitringa, Dutch theologist was born on this day in history.  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  Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Italian mathematician (d. 1799) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1748  On May - 16 birth of antonius van Alphen, apostolic vicar of De Bosch  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1761  John Opie, artist was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1763  On May - 16 birth of louis-Nicolas Vauquelin, chemist (discovered chromium, beryllium)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1782  John Sell Cotman, water color artist was born on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1788  Friedrich Rückert, German Poet, Translator and Orientalist (d. 1866) was born on this day in history.  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  Elizabeth Palmer Peabody, educator/founder (US kindergarten) was born on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1806  On this day in history birth of george C Cadwalader, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1879  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1816  On May - 16 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  Pafnuty Chebyshev, Russian mathematician (d. 1894) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1824  On this day in history 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  Petrus J H Cuypers, architect (Amsterdam Museum, Central station) was born on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1831  On this day in history birth of david Edward Hughes, inventor (microphone, teleprinter)  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 this day in history birth of ilya Ilyich Mechnikov, Russian microbiologist, Nobel laureate (d. 1916)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1850  On this day in history birth of arthur Henry Mann, organist/composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1857  Juan Morel Campos, composer was born on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1858  On this day in history birth of hanus Trnecek, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1860  On May - 16 birth of herman Webster Mudgett, American Serial Killer (d. 1896)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1866  On this day in history birth of ernest Watson Burgess, US sociologist (ecological school)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1878  On May - 16 birth of taylor Holmes, Newark NJ, actor (Tobor the Great, Beware My Lovely)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1880  On May - 16 birth of julian Tannen, NY, comedian (Great Moment)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1887  On this day in history birth of bull Montana, Vogliera Italy, actor (Brass Buttons, Victory)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In May - 16

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0583  On this day in history death of saint Brendan, Irish navigator (b. 484)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0942  On this day in history saadiah Gaon, head of Talmudic Academy of Sura, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1265  Death of Saint Simon Stock, English saint (b. 1165) on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1434  Pieter Appelmans, Flemish architect/master builder, dies at about 60 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1569  On this day in history death of dirk Willems, Anabaptist Martyr  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1620  On May - 16 death of william Adams, English navigator (b. 1564)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1657  Death of Andrzej Bobola, Polish Jesuit missionary (b. 1591) on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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