On This Day

What Happened on May 21, 1809

Historical Events

Victory in Battle

Battle of Aspern-Essling: Austrian archduke Charles beats Napoleon and his army. Napoleon's first defeat in 10 years.

1809 Highlights

About May 21, 1809

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 212 years, 7 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini