On This Day

What Happened on May 1, 1753

Historical Events

Historic Publication

Publication of Species Plantarum by Carolus Linnaeus, and the formal start date of plant taxonomy adopted by the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature

1753 Highlights

About May 1, 1753

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 269 years and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus