On This Day

What Happened on October 5, 1804

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Parker Parrott, American inventor (developed the rifled cannon known as the Parrott gun), born in Lee, New Hampshire (d. 1877)
1804 Highlights

About October 5, 1804

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 216 years and 7 months
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra