On This Day

What Happened on May 18, 1862

Famous Birthdays

  • Albert von Schrenk-Notzing, German psychologist who studied the paranormal (d. 1929)

Famous Deaths

  • William High Keim, American Union brigadier general, dies in battle at 48
1862 Highlights

About May 18, 1862

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 159 years and 5 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus