On This Day

What Happened on May 10, 1849

Historical Events

  • Pack destroys Astor Place opera house in NYC (22 killed)

Famous Deaths

  • Katsushika Hokusai, Japanese painter, dies at 89
1849 Highlights

About May 10, 1849

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 171 years, 3 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus