History Blog

May 16

Happy Birthday RIP Wladziu Liberace(1919–1987) Henry Fonda(1905–1982) ; Danny Trejo–78 Pierce Brosnan–69 Mary Debra Winger–67 Kevin McDonald–61 Janet Jackson–56 Tracey Fisher(“Gold”)–53 David Boreanaz–53 Victoria “Tori” Spelling–49 Thomas Brodie Sangster–32 ; 1866 – The U.S. Congress eliminates the half dime coin and replaces it with the five cent piece called the nickel