On This Day

What Happened on May 2, 1740

Famous Birthdays

  • Elias Boudinot, American lawyer and patriot, President of the Continental Congress, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1821)
1740 Highlights

About May 2, 1740

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 280 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus