On This Day

What Happened on May 11, 1752

Historical Events

  • 1st US fire insurance policy issued, in Philadelphia

Famous Birthdays

  • Johann Friedrich Blumenbach, German anthropologist (d. 1840)
1752 Highlights

About May 11, 1752

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 269 years, 6 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus