On This Day

What Happened on May 13, 1882

Historical Events

  • Toba indians kill 20 members of French expedition in Argentina

Famous Birthdays

  • Georges Braque, French cubist painter and sculptor (My bicycle) who helped develop Cubism with Pablo Picasso, born in Argenteuil, Val-d'Oise (d. 1963)

Famous Deaths

  • Jules-Nicolas Crevaux, French explorer, murdered at 35
1882 Highlights

About May 13, 1882

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 139 years, 8 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus