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What Happened on August 8, 1170

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  • Saint Dominic, Castilian Catholic priest, founder of the Dominican Order, and patron saint of astronomers, born in Caleruega, Spain (d. 1221)
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About August 8, 1170

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 851 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo