On This Day

What Happened on May 18, 1869

Historical Events

  • Robert Tanner Freeman is 1st African American to graduate from Harvard Dental School
  • Surrender and dissolution of the Ezo Republic to Japan

Famous Birthdays

  • Ruprecht, crown prince of Bavaria and WWI Commander of the 6th army, last heir to the Bavarian throne, born in Munich (d. 1955)
1869 Highlights

About May 18, 1869

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 152 years, 2 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus