On This Day

What Happened on May 16, 1815

Historical Events

  • The Governor of New South Wales, Lachlan Macquarie, officially names the town of Blackheath in the upper Blue Mountains
1815 Highlights

About May 16, 1815

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 206 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus