What Happened on July 5, 1863

Historical Events

  • Battle of Jackson, Mississippi and Battle of Birdsong Ferry, Mississippi

Famous Deaths

  • Lewis Armistead, Confederate brigadier general at Gettysburg (Pickett's Charge), dies of his injuries from the battle of Gettysburg at 46
1863 Highlights

About July 5, 1863

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer