What Happened This Week in History?
- May 18, 1830- The fountain pen was patented by H. D.
- May 19, 1536- The second wife of England's King Henry VIII, Anne Boleyn was beheaded after she was convicted of adultery
- May 20, 2009- Wayne Allwine the voice of Mickey Mouse died at 62 years old. His wife was actress who voiced Minnie Mouse.
- May 21, 1908- The first horror movie Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde premieres in Chicago
- May 22, 1933- Loch Ness Monster is first reportedly sighted by John Mackay
- May 23, 1774- Chestertown tea party occurs
- May 24, 2000- Chuck D testified to the US Congress about the benefits of Napster and online music distribution