On This Day

What Happened on May 6, 1868

Day of the Week: Wednesday

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)