On This Day

What Happened on May 6, 1868

Famous Birthdays

  • Gaston Leroux, French writer (The Phantom of the Opera), born in Paris (d. 1927)
  • Władysław Reymont, Polish novelist (Chiopi, Nobel-1924), born in Kobiele Wielkie, Petrokov Governorate, Congress Poland (d. 1925)
1868 Highlights

About May 6, 1868

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 152 years, 2 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus