On This Day

What Happened on May 16, 1868

Historical Events

  • Bedrich Smetana's opera "Dalibor" premieres in Prague

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US Senate fails to impeach President Andrew Johnson by one vote

17th US President Andrew Johnson
17th US President
Andrew Johnson

1868 Highlights

About May 16, 1868

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 152 years, 6 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus