On This Day

What Happened on March 5, 1842

Historical Events

  • Over 500 Mexican troops led by Rafael Vasquez invade Texas, briefly occupy San Antonio and then head back to the Rio Grande.
1842 Highlights

About March 5, 1842

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 178 years, 10 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces