On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 1855

Famous Birthdays

  • Eugene V. Debs, American labor leader and Socialist presidential candidate, born in Terre Haute, Indiana (d. 1926)
  • Léon Teisserenc de Bort, French meteorologist (stratosphere), born in Paris (d. 1913)
1855 Highlights

About November 5, 1855

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 165 years, 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio