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Famous Birthdays In May - 16

Wednesday, 03 June 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  Ferdinand, Austria, cardinal of Spain/governor of Netherlands was born on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1659  Campegius Vitringa, Dutch theologist was born on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1710  On May - 16 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 this day in history birth of antonius van Alphen, apostolic vicar of De Bosch  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1761  On May - 16 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 this day in history birth of john Sell Cotman, water color artist  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 this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1804  Elizabeth Palmer Peabody, educator/founder (US kindergarten) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1806  George C Cadwalader, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1879 was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1816  Henry Hopkins Sibley, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1886 was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1819  Daniel Ammen, Capt (Union Navy), died in 1898 was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1822  Eduard Hille, Dutch composer/conductor was born on this day in history.  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  Levi Parsons Morton, (R) 22nd US VP (1889-93) was born on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1827  Petrus J H Cuypers, architect (Amsterdam Museum, Central station) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1831  On May - 16 birth of david Edward Hughes, inventor (microphone, teleprinter)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1832  Philip Danforth Armour, founder (Armour Foods) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1845  Ilya Ilyich Mechnikov, Russian microbiologist, Nobel laureate (d. 1916) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1850  On May - 16 birth of arthur Henry Mann, organist/composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1857  On May - 16 birth of juan Morel Campos, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1858  On this day in history 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  Herman Webster Mudgett, American Serial Killer (d. 1896) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1866  Ernest Watson Burgess, US sociologist (ecological school) was born on May - 16.  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  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  On May - 16 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  On May - 16 death of saint Simon Stock, English saint (b. 1165)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1434  On this day in history pieter Appelmans, Flemish architect/master builder, dies at about 60  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  On May - 16 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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