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What Happened on September 10, 1659

Famous Birthdays

  • Henry Purcell, English organist and composer (Dido & Aeneas), born in St Ann's Lane, Old Pye Street, Westminster (d. 1695)
1659 Highlights

About September 10, 1659

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 361 years, 4 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo