On This Day

What Happened on July 5, 1801

Famous Birthdays

David Farragut

David Farragut, American admiral ("Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead!"), born in Campbell's Station, Tennessee (d. 1870)

1801 Highlights

About July 5, 1801

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 221 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer