On This Day

What Happened on May 22, 1874

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniel Fran├žois Malan, Prime Minister of South Africa (1948-54) who began the implementation of apartheid, born in Riebeek-Wes, Cape Colony (d. 1959)
  • Francesco Paolo Neglia, Italian composer, born in Enna, Italy (d. 1932)
1874 Highlights

About May 22, 1874

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 147 years and 4 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini