On This Day

What Happened on May 13, 1840

Famous Birthdays

  • Alphonse Daudet, French writer (Tartarin of Tarascon), born in NĂ®mes, France (d. 1897)
1840 Highlights

About May 13, 1840

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 180 years, 8 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus