What the sky looked like on May 16, 1929
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 5/16/1929, UK date format: 16/5/1929
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 16, 1929). The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Adrienne Rich and Betty Carter.
The Black Watch, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
Which were the important events of May 16, 1929?