On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 1837

Famous Birthdays

  • James Sanks Brisbin, American educator, lawyer, and Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Boalsburg, Pennsylvania (d. 1892)
  • J√≥zef Wieniawski, Polish pianist, composer, conductor and teacher, born in Lublin, Poland (d. 1912)
1837 Highlights

About May 23, 1837

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 185 years, 2 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini