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What Happened on April 5, 1588

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Thomas Hobbes

Thomas Hobbes, English philosopher (Leviathan), born in Westport, England (d. 1679)

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About April 5, 1588

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 434 years, 1 month and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries