On This Day

What Happened on May 13, 1856

Famous Birthdays

  • Peter Henry Emerson, 1st to promote photography as an independent art
  • Tom O'Rourke, American boxing manager (d. 1938)
1856 Highlights

About May 13, 1856

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 165 years, 5 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus