On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 1882

Historical Events

  • 6" of snow falls in eastern Iowa

Famous Birthdays

  • James Gleason, American writer and actor (Bishop's Wife, Flying Fool), born in NYC, New York (d. 1959)
1882 Highlights

About May 23, 1882

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 138 years, 6 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini