On This Day

What Happened on May 1, 1887

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Cunningham, British general and last High Commissioner of Palestine (1945-48), born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 1983)
1887 Highlights

About May 1, 1887

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 134 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus