On This Day

What Happened on April 5, 1649

Famous Birthdays

  • Elihu Yale, English merchant and philanthropist (benefactor of Yale University), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1721)
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About April 5, 1649

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 372 years, 9 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries