What Happened on May 15, 1886

Historical Events

Historic Event

British sailor David Beatty is promoted to midshipman

Famous Deaths

Emily Dickinson

Emily Dickinson, American poet (Collected Poems), dies of nephritis at 55

1886 Highlights

About May 15, 1886

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 4 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus