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What Happened on October 14, 1644

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Person of interestWilliam Penn

William Penn, English Philosopher, Quaker and founder of Pennsylvania, born in London, England (d. 1718)

English Philosopher and Founder of Pennsylvania William Penn
English Philosopher and Founder of Pennsylvania
William Penn

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About October 14, 1644

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 375 years, 7 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra