On This Day

What Happened on May 14, 1883

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan Olieslagers, Belgian aviation pioneer (Antwerp Devil)
  • Julian Eltinge [Dalton], American vaudeville, Broadway, and silent film female impersonator star (The Crinoline Girl), born in Newtownville, Massachusetts (d. 1941)
1883 Highlights

About May 14, 1883

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 138 years, 6 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus