On This Day

What Happened on May 2, 1818

Famous Deaths

  • Herman Willem Daendels, Dutch military leader (Brigadier-General) and politician (Governor-General of Dutch-East Indies, 1808-11; Governor-General of Dutch Gold Coast, 1811-15), dies at 55
1818 Highlights

About May 2, 1818

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 204 years, 3 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus