On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 1701

Famous Birthdays

  • Pietro Longhi, Venetian painter, born in Venice (d. 1785)

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Gerard, 2nd Earl of Macclesfield, French-born English politician, dies at about 40
1701 Highlights

About November 5, 1701

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 319 years and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio