On This Day

What Happened on May 9, 1740

Famous Birthdays

  • Giovanni Paisiello, Italian composer (Barber of Seville), born in Roccaforzata, Taranto, Italy (d. 1816)
1740 Highlights

About May 9, 1740

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 280 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus