On This Day

What Happened on May 15, 1808

Famous Birthdays

  • Gottfried Herrmann, composer
  • Michael William Balfe, Irish violinist and composer (The Bohemian Girl), born in Dublin (d. 1870)
1808 Highlights

About May 15, 1808

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 213 years, 4 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus