Historical Events in May 1833

  • May 2 Russian Tsar Nicolas I bans public sale of serfs

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May 6 John Deere makes 1st steel plough

Deere & Company Founder John Deere
Deere & Company Founder
John Deere
  • May 11 "Lady-of-the-Lake" strikes iceberg & sinks in N Atlantic; kills 215