On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 1855

Historical Events

  • New York City regains Castle Clinton, to be used for immigration

Famous Deaths

  • Sir Robert Inglis, Bt, English politician (b. 1786)
1855 Highlights

About May 5, 1855

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 166 years, 6 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus