May 9th : 1801: Toussaint receives a first copy of the Constitution.
May 8th : 1902: President Tiresias Sam announced his retirement
May 7th : 1842. Earthquake at Cap-Haitien 1855. Louis Joseph Janvier was born
May 6th : 1794: Toussaint took possession of Gonaives and sided with the French 1826: Jean -Pierre Boyer signed the Rural Code of Haiti.