On This Day

What Happened on May 1, 1851

Historical Events

  • Great Exhibition opens in the Crystal Palace, London

Famous Birthdays

  • Laza Lazarević, Serbian writer (Prvi put s ocem na jutrenje) and psychiatrist, born in Šabac, Serbia (d. 1891)
1851 Highlights

About May 1, 1851

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 169 years, 5 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus