What Happened on May 17, 1876

Historical Events

Historic Event

7th US Cavalry under General George Armstrong Custer leaves Fort Lincoln

Famous Birthdays

  • Alban Collignon, Belgian sport journalist, born in Mechelen, Belgium (d. 1955)
1876 Highlights

About May 17, 1876

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 146 years, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus