On This Day

What Happened on November 7, 1805

Historical Events


DiscoveryHistoric Expedition

Lewis and Clark Expedition first sights the Pacific Ocean at the mouth of the Columbia River

Explorer and Leader of Lewis & Clark Expedition Meriwether Lewis
Explorer and Leader of Lewis & Clark Expedition
Meriwether Lewis
Interpreter and Guide Sacagawea
Interpreter and Guide
Sacagawea
Explorer and Leader of Lewis & Clark Expedition William Clark
Explorer and Leader of Lewis & Clark Expedition
William Clark

Famous Birthdays

  • Thomas Brassey, English civil engineering contractor, born in Buerton, Cheshire, England (d. 1870)
1805 Highlights

About November 7, 1805

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 214 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio