On This Day

What Happened on May 1, 1830

Famous Birthdays

  • Guido Gezelle, Flemish priest and poet, born in Brugge, Belgium (d. 1899)
  • Mother [Mary Harris] Jones, American labor organizer (cofounded Industrial Workers of the World), born in Cork City, Ireland (d. 1930)
1830 Highlights

About May 1, 1830

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 191 years, 2 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus