What Happened on March 22, 1832

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Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

British Parliament passes Lord John Russell's 1832 Reform Act, introducing wide-ranging changes to the electoral system of England and Wales and increasing the electorate from about 500,000 voters to 813,000

British Prime Minister John Russell
British Prime Minister
John Russell

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