On This Day

What Happened on August 5, 1813

Famous Birthdays

  • Carnot Posey, American Confederate brigadier general, born in Wilkinson County, Mississippi (d. 1863)
  • Ivar Aasen, Norwegian linguist and poet, born in ├śrsten, Norway (d. 1896)
1813 Highlights

About August 5, 1813

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 208 years, 3 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo