What Happened on May 23, 1785

Historical Events

Historic Invention

Benjamin Franklin announces his invention of bifocals

Famous Deaths

  • William Woollett, engraver, dies
1785 Highlights

About May 23, 1785

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 237 years, 10 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini