On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 1777

Famous Deaths

  • Button Gwinnett, British-born American politician, and signer of the Declaration of Independence,dies from wounds incurred in a duel with rival Lachlan McIntosh at 42
1777 Highlights

About May 19, 1777

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 245 years, 1 month and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus