What Happened on October 5, 1813

Historical Events

Victory in Battle

Battle of the Thames; American forces under General William Henry Harrison defeat Tecumseh's Confederacy and their British allies led by Henry Procter near Chatham, Upper Canada

Famous Deaths

  • Etienne Ozi, French composer, dies at 58

TecumsehTecumseh (c.‚ÄČ1768-1813)

Shawnee Chief (Battle of Thames), dies in battle at 45


1813 Highlights

About October 5, 1813

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 209 years, 7 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra