On This Day

What Happened on August 5, 1624

Famous Birthdays

  • William Tucker, 1st child of African descent to be born in English colony in America, born in Jamestown, Virginia
1624 Highlights

About August 5, 1624

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 397 years, 5 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo