American actor (d. 1982)
H. E. Bates
Herbert Ernest Bates, CBE (16 May 1905 – 29 January 1974), better known as H. E. Bates, was an English writer and author. His best-known works include Love for Lydia, The Darling Buds of May, and My Uncle Silas. Born in Rushden, Northamptonshire. (d. 1974)
Margaret Brooke Sullavan (May 16, 1909 – January 1, 1960) was an American stage and film actress. She was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in Three Comrades (1938). Born in Norfolk, Virginia, U.S. (d. 1960)
Brian Trueman (born 16 May 1932) is an English writer and broadcaster known mainly for his work with the animation studio Cosgrove Hall. He wrote and/or narrated many fondly remembered children’s cartoon series, mostly during the 1970s and 1980s, including DangerMouse, Count Duckula, and Chorlton and the Wheelies. Born in Manchester, England, UK.
Janette Tough (born 16 May 1947) and her husband Ian, as the Krankies, portray schoolboy Wee Jimmy Krankie (Janette), and Jimmy’s father (Ian). Born in Queenzieburn, North Lanarkshire, Scotland.
Vincent Regan (born 16 May 1965) is a British film and television actor, best known for his roles in historical/mythological epics such as 300, Troy and Clash of the Titans. Born in Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales.