On This Day

What Happened on November 7, 1805

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


DiscoveryHistoric Expedition

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

Interpreter and Guide Sacagawea
Interpreter and Guide
Sacagawea

Famous Birthdays

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