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What Happened on April 17, 1397

Historical Events

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Geoffrey Chaucer tells the "Canterbury Tales" for the first time at the court of English King Richard II

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About April 17, 1397

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 624 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries