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What Happened on April 17, 1278

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael IX Palaeologus, co-ruling Byzantine Emperor (1295-1320), eldest son of Andronikos II Palaiologos and Anna of Hungary, born in Constantinople, Byzantine Empire (d. 1320)
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About April 17, 1278

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 742 years, 9 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries