On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 1798

Historical Events

  • The Battle of New Ross: The attempt to spread United Irish Rebellion into Munster is defeated

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexei Fyodorovich Lvov, Russian composer, born in Reval, Russian Empire (now Tallinn, Estonia) (d. 1870)
1798 Highlights

About June 5, 1798

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 223 years, 3 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini