On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 1884

Historical Events

  • Ringling Brothers circus premieres

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur Meulemans, Flemish composer, conductor, and music teacher (Adriaen Brouwer), born in Aarschot, Belgium (d. 1966)
1884 Highlights

About May 19, 1884

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 137 years, 6 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus