May 16, 1919: Day of the Week
May 16, 1919 was the 136th day of the year 1919 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 229 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Friday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Kin'yōbi.
A person born on this day will be 104 years old today. If that same person saved a Dime every day starting at age 4, then by now that person has accumulated $3,672.70 today.
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Here’s the May 1919 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1919 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Taurus is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Emerald is the modern birthstone for this month. Sapphire is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
May 16, 1919 Historical Event(s)
- 1919A naval Curtiss aircraft NC-4 commanded by Albert Cushing Read leaves Trepassey, Newfoundland, for Lisbon via the Azores on the first transatlantic flight.
Who were born on May 16, 1919?
- 1919Liberace, American pianist (d. 1987)
- 1919Ramon Margalef, Spanish scientist (d. 2004)
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