What Happened In May 1858 In History
Historical Events for May, 1858
- 11th » Minnesota is admitted as the 32nd U.S. State.
- 15th » Opening of the present Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London.
Famous Birthdays on May in 1858
- 5th » John L. Leal, American physician (d. 1914)
- 8th » Heinrich Berté, Slovak-Austrian composer (d. 1924)
- 8th » J. Meade Falkner, English author and poet (d. 1932)
- 28th » Carl Richard Nyberg, Swedish inventor and businessman, developed the blow torch (d. 1939)
Famous Deaths for May 1858
- 4th » Aimé Bonpland, French botanist and explorer (b. 1773)
Year 1858 events in history for the month of May
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