On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 1883

Historical Events

  • William F. “Buffalo Bill” Cody opened Buffalo Bill's Wild West show in Omaha, Nebraska

Famous Birthdays

  • Henricus WJM Keuls, Dutch lawyer/poet (Dancing Lamp)
1883 Highlights

About May 19, 1883

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 138 years, 5 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus