On This Day

What Happened on August 5, 1743

Famous Deaths

  • John Hervey, 2nd Baron Hervey, English statesman and writer (b. 1696)
1743 Highlights

About August 5, 1743

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 278 years, 9 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo