What Happened in May 1720

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Historical Events

  • 25th The Ship "Le Grand St Antoine" reaches Marseille, bringing Europe's last major plague outbreak. Kills around 100,000.

Famous Birthdays

  • 11th Karl Friedrich Hieronymus Freiherr von Münchhausen, German adventurer (d. 1797)
  • 15th Maximilian Hell, Slovakian astronomer (d. 1792)
  • 21st Antonio Corbisiero, composer