May 16 in history: Cultural Revolution begins in China, human stem cells are successfully cloned, and more

From beginning of Cultural Revolution in China to Junko Tabei becoming the first woman to conquer Mount Everest, here's what happened on this day in the past

1929

 The Oscars are awarded for the first time in Los Angeles

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1966

 The Cultural Revolution begins in China

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1975

Junko Tabei becomes the first woman to conquer Mount Everest

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1985

British scientists announce the discovery of ozone hole

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2013

 Human stem cells are successfully cloned

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