People born on May 16th are endowed with a strong personality and a need to excel. With the personality traits and characteristic features provided in the article, figure out more about them.

Famous People Born On May 16th

Born under the sign of Taurus, individuals born on May 16th have a courageous personality and a strong inner drive to succeed. While these people may often be quick tempered, they usually possess a strong desire to achieve balance and harmony among their peer group. People born on this day thrive on attention and recognition for their strong work ethic and attitude. Though these individuals are born with strong personalities that may often clash with others, they are well liked by most and are loyal friends. May 16th natives are enthusiastic beings and tend to be the life of any party.

  • Adrienne Rich
    Adrienne Rich

    Died on: 27 March 2012

    Born in: Baltimore, Maryland, United States


    Nationality: American

    Year Of Birth: 1929

  • David Boreanaz
    David Boreanaz

    Born in: Buffalo, New York

    Nationality: American


    Year Of Birth: 1969

  • H. E. Bates
    H. E. Bates

    Famous as: Short Story Writer

    Died on: 29 January 1974

    Born in: Rushden


    Nationality: British

    Year Of Birth: 1905

  • Merton H. Miller
    Merton H. Miller

    Famous as: Economist

    Died on: 03 June 2000

    Born in: Boston


    Nationality: American

    Year Of Birth: 1923

  • Pierce Brosnan
    Pierce Brosnan

    Born in: Drogheda, Ireland

    Nationality: Irish, American


    Year Of Birth: 1953

  • Tori Spelling
    Tori Spelling

    Born in: Los Angeles, California, U.S.

    Nationality: American


    Year Of Birth: 1973

Personality Traits & Characteristics of Famous People Born on May 16

People born on May 16th may often seem hard headed and quick tempered. Because of this, others may be quick to judge these individuals on the basis of their fiery nature. However, these individuals tend to desire group harmony and cooperation. While the first impression of these individuals is often one of boorishness, their hardened personality is often a facade. These individuals tend to open up more to those they consider to be close friends.

These individuals are hard workers and dedicated in their professions. Rarely having adequate time for exercise or preparing proper meals, they tend to have weight problems. They may heavily rely on fast food and because of this, are prone to ulcers and early onset strokes. These individuals should make the effort to dedicate some time to their personal health and well-being.

People born on this day typically safeguard their money. As such, those who are close to them may regard them as being "cheap" or miserly. However, May 16th individuals are wise with their finances and take care to build a substantial account, which will help enable them to retire early.

Natural hard workers, these people are often pursued and sought after by large corporations and employers. May 16th natives possess work ethics and are known for putting in long hours at the office, often staying past closing time. Because of their drive to succeed, these individuals make wonderful lawyers, small business owners and entrepreneurs.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
Because these individuals are committed to their work, their personal relationships often suffer. Though they may have several work acquaintance, they have few close friends, due to the lack of free time to cultivate meaningful friendships and relationships. Due to this, these individuals typically stay single until middle age, never seeming to be able to slow down to form romantic attachments. Unfortunately, these people are no strangers to divorce either, and may go through several romantic partners before finding the right one. Because of these reasons, they don't tend to have a large brood of children and may typically remain childless.

Lucky Colors: Maroon, Orange, Bright Yellow
Lucky Numbers: 11, 27
Lucky Days (of the week): Tuesday, Sunday
Lucky Days (of the month): 2, 7, 16