What Happened on May 15, 1841

Historical Events

  • First emigrant wagon train to make it to California leaves Independence, Missouri on a 1,730 mile journey over the Sierra Nevada [1]

Famous Birthdays

  • Giovanni Bolzoni, composer
1841 Highlights

About May 15, 1841

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 181 years, 6 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus