On This Day

What Happened on May 17, 1794

Historical Events

  • Hard frost in southern New England

Famous Birthdays

  • Anna Brownell Jameson, Anglo-Irish historian and writer (Loves of the Poets), born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 1860)
1794 Highlights

About May 17, 1794

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 226 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus