This Day, That Year – May 16Mon 16 May 2022
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences handed out its first awards on this day in 1929.
Did you know that:
• Janet Jackson is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and dancer born on this day in 1966
• Junko Tabei from Japan became the first woman to reach the summit of Mt. Everest on this day in 1975
• Thomas Brodie-Sangster is an English actor born on this day in 1990