On This Day

What Happened on October 5, 1844

Famous Birthdays

  • Francis William Reitz, 5th State President of the Orange Free State, born in Swellendam, Cape Colony (d. 1934)
1844 Highlights

About October 5, 1844

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 177 years, 7 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra