On This Day

What Happened on February 5, 1865

Historical Events

  • Battle of Hatcher's Run, Virginia (Armstrong's Mill, Dabney's Mill)

Famous Birthdays

  • Harvey Worthington Loomis, American composer (Lyrics of the Red Man), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1930)
1865 Highlights

About February 5, 1865

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 155 years, 8 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius