On This Day

What Happened on April 5, 1815

Historical Events

Eruption of Mount Tambora

Mount Tambora in the Dutch East Indies, has its first violent eruption after several centuries of dormancy

1815 Highlights

About April 5, 1815

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 206 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries