On This Day

What Happened on August 5, 1781

Historical Events

  • Battle of Dogger Bank (Fourth Anglo-Dutch War): a British strategic victory, although both sides claimed to have won
1781 Highlights

About August 5, 1781

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 240 years, 9 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo