On This Day

What Happened on May 17, 1812

Famous Birthdays

  • Joseph Warren Revere, American Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1880)
1812 Highlights

About May 17, 1812

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 208 years and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus