On This Day

What Happened on May 22, 1842

Historical Events

  • Farmers Lester Howe and Henry Wetsel discover Howe Caverns in New York state when they stumble upon a large gaping hole in the ground
1842 Highlights

About May 22, 1842

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 178 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini