On This Day

What Happened on May 18, 1799

Famous Deaths

  • Pierre de Beaumarchais, French polymath & dramatist (The Marriage of Figaro, Barber of Seville), dies at 67
1799 Highlights

About May 18, 1799

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 221 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus