What Happened on May 19, 1857

Historical Events

  • Americans William Francis Channing and Moses G Farmer patent the electric fire alarm

Famous Birthdays

  • John Jacob Abel, American pharmacologist (endocrine glands), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1938)
Born in 1857
1857 Highlights

About May 19, 1857

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 166 years, 4 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus