On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 1875

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred P. Sloan, American long-time president and chairman of General Motors (d. 1966)

Famous Deaths

  • Johann Wilhelm Mangold, German composer, dies at 78
1875 Highlights

About May 23, 1875

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 145 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini