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What Happened on March 5, 1616

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Event of interestEvent of Interest

Astronomical work 'de Revolutionibus' by Nicolaus Copernicus placed on Catholic Forbidden index

Astronomer and Mathematician Nicolaus Copernicus
Astronomer and Mathematician
Nicolaus Copernicus

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About March 5, 1616

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 404 years, 11 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces