What Happened on May 9, 1882

Historical Events

  • Telegraph Hill RR Co (Cable Cars) in San Francisco organized

Famous Birthdays

  • George Barker, American portrait and landscape painter, born in Omaha, Nebraska (d. 1965)

Henry J. KaiserHenry J. Kaiser (1882-1967)

American ship builder and industrialist (Liberty Ships, Jeep, Boulder/Hoover Dam; Kaiser Broadcasting), born in Sprout Brook, New York


1882 Highlights

About May 9, 1882

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 140 years, 8 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus