On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 1848

Famous Birthdays

  • Helmuth J L von Moltke, German general/chief of staff (WWI)
  • Otto Lilienthal, pioneer aviator
1848 Highlights

About May 23, 1848

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 172 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini