On This Day

What Happened on February 5, 1705

Famous Deaths

  • Jean Gilles, French composer, dies at 37
  • Philipp Jakob Spener, German theologian (b. 1635)
1705 Highlights

About February 5, 1705

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 315 years, 9 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius