On This Day

What Happened on May 9, 1800

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestJohn Brown

John Brown, American abolitionist and revolutionary (Harpers Ferry), born in Torrington, Connecticut (d. 1859)

Abolitionist John Brown
John Brown

1800 Highlights

About May 9, 1800

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 220 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus