On This Day

What Happened on May 6, 1837

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

US blacksmith John Deere creates the first steel plough in Grand Detour, Illinois

Deere & Company Founder John Deere
Deere & Company Founder
John Deere

1837 Highlights

About May 6, 1837

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 183 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus