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What Happened on October 5, 1795

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Keith, Scottish-Canadian politician (4th Mayor of Halifax) and brewer (founder of the Alexander Keith's Nova Scotia Brewery), born in Halkirk, Caithness, Highland, Scotland (d. 1873)
1795 Highlights

About October 5, 1795

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 225 years, 3 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra