On This Day

What Happened on May 18, 1863

Historical Events

  • Siege of Vicksburg, Mississippi begins

Famous Birthdays

  • William Heinemann, English publisher (Heinnemann), born in Surbiton, England (d. 1920)
1863 Highlights

About May 18, 1863

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 157 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus