On This Day

What Happened on February 5, 1782

Historical Events

  • British garrison in Menorca surrenders to French and Spanish fleet as part of the American Revolutionary War
  • Spanish take Minorca (western Mediterranean) from British
1782 Highlights

About February 5, 1782

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 238 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius