On This Day

What Happened on May 14, 1832

Historical Events

Music Concert

Felix Mendelssohn's concert overture "Hebrides" premieres in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Rudolf Lipschitz, German mathematician (d. 1903)

Famous Deaths

  • John van Speijk, Dutch heroic sailor, buried
1832 Highlights

About May 14, 1832

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 189 years, 6 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus