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.

H. H. HolmesH. H. Holmes
American
Criminal, Serial killer
Melanie LynskeyMelanie Lynskey
New Zealander
Actor, Film actor, Television actor

Debra WingerDebra Winger
American
Actress

Krist NovoselicKrist Novoselic
American
Bassist, Musician, Composer, Blogger
Charles KushnerCharles Kushner
American
Lawyer, Businessperson

Billy MartinBilly Martin
American
Baseball player, Screenwriter
William H. SewardWilliam H. Seward
American
Former United States Secretary of State

Grigor DimitrovGrigor Dimitrov
Bulgarian
Tennis player
Mare WinninghamMare Winningham
American
American actress

Robert FrippRobert Fripp
British
Guitarist, Composer, Motivational speaker, Record
Adam RichmanAdam Richman
American
Actor
Khary PaytonKhary Payton
American
Actor, Voice actor, Television actor

Sonal ChauhanSonal Chauhan
Indian
Actor, Model
Andy StanleyAndy Stanley
American
Pastor

Laura PausiniLaura Pausini
Italian
Singer, Singer-songwriter, Composer, Record
Ralph TresvantRalph Tresvant
American
Singer

Bill RancicBill Rancic
American
Writer, Entrepreneur, Businessperson, Author,

Kevin McDonaldKevin McDonald
Canadian
Actor
Emma Georgina RothschildEmma Georgina Rothschild
British
Economic historian, Historian, University teacher,

Tamara de LempickaTamara de Lempicka
Polish, American
Painter
Richard BlackwoodRichard Blackwood
British
comedian, stand-up comedian

Studs TerkelStuds Terkel
American
Journalist, Historian, Radio personality, Writer,
Sonny SandovalSonny Sandoval
American
Singer, Musician, Rapper

Christian LacroixChristian Lacroix
French
Grand couturier, Designer, Postage stamp designer
Jesper ChristensenJesper Christensen
Danish
Actor
Rick RypienRick Rypien
Canadian
Ice hockey player

EliasElias
Brazilian
Footballer
Kenji MizoguchiKenji Mizoguchi
Japanese
Film director, Screenwriter

Chingmy YauChingmy Yau
-
Actor
Ivan SutherlandIvan Sutherland
American
Computer scientist, Engineer, Programmer,

Emilíana TorriniEmilíana Torrini
Icelander
Singer, Songwriter

Juan RulfoJuan Rulfo
Mexican
writer, screenwriter, photographer, novelist
Corey PerryCorey Perry
Canadian
Ice hockey player

Edward T. HallEdward T. Hall
American
Anthropologist, Sociologist, University teacher
Massimo MorattiMassimo Moratti
Italian
Association football player, Entrepreneur,

Dirk NannesDirk Nannes
Australian
cricketer
Pope Innocent XIPope Innocent XI
Italian
Pope

Nicky ChinnNicky Chinn
British
Record producer, Singer-songwriter, Songwriter
Darío CvitanichDarío Cvitanich
Argentinian
Association football player
Brian ViglioneBrian Viglione
American
Musician

Dietrich von SauckenDietrich von Saucken
German
Officer
Friedrich GuldaFriedrich Gulda
Austrian
Pianist, Composer, Singer, Jazz musician

Barry BoehmBarry Boehm
American
Computer scientist, Engineer
Katie DownesKatie Downes
British
Model

Mario MonicelliMario Monicelli
Italian
Film director, Screenwriter, Actor
Nílton SantosNílton Santos
Brazilian
Association football player

Merton MillerMerton Miller
American
Economist
Tony KakkoTony Kakko
Finnish
Singer, Songwriter

Ephraim KatzirEphraim Katzir
Israeli, Ukrainian
Former President of Israel
Ernest BurgessErnest Burgess
Canadian, American
Sociologist, Criminologist

Bob EdwardsBob Edwards
American
radio personality, journalist
Charles LuckmanCharles Luckman
American
Architect

Personality Traits & Characteristics of Famous People Born on May 16

Personality
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.

Health
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.

Finance
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.

Career
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