On This Day

What Happened on May 6, 1843

Famous Birthdays

  • Grove Karl Gilbert, American geologist (investigated Lake Bonneville, Utah), born in Rochester, New York (d. 1918)
1843 Highlights

About May 6, 1843

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 179 years and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus