Famous People Born on January 5, 1779

About Jan 5, 1779

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 239 years

Star Sign: Capricorn

Famous Birthdays

  • Stephen Decatur, American naval hero (War of 1812)
  • Zebulon Pike, brigadier general and explorer (Pike's Peak), born in Lamington, New Jersey (d. 1813)