On This Day

What Happened on December 5, 1749

Famous Deaths

  • Pierre Gaultier de Varennes, sieur de La VĂ©rendrye, French Canadian trader and explorer of North Dakota and the upper Missouri River, dies at 64
1749 Highlights

About December 5, 1749

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 272 years, 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius