On This Day

What Happened on May 28, 1818

Historical Events

  • Walk-in-the-Water, 1st steam vessel to sail Lake Erie launched

Famous Birthdays

  • P. G. T. Beauregard, American Confederate general (Hero of Sumter), born in St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana (d. 1893)
1818 Highlights

About May 28, 1818

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 202 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini