On This Day

What Happened on July 5, 1826

Famous Deaths


Person of interestStamford Raffles

Stamford Raffles, British statesman and founder of Singapore dies at 44 of apoplexy

British Statesman and Founder of Singapore Stamford Raffles
British Statesman and Founder of Singapore
Stamford Raffles

1826 Highlights

About July 5, 1826

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 194 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer