On This Day

What Happened on October 23, 1805

Historical Events

  • Sailing ship "Aeneus" sinks off Newfoundland killing 340

Famous Birthdays

  • Adalbert Stifter, Austrian author (Nachsommer)
  • John Russell Bartlett, American linguist (d. 1886)
1805 Highlights

About October 23, 1805

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 215 years and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio