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What Happened on October 1, 1661

Historical Events

Sports History

Yachting begins in England as King Charles II beats his brother James, Duke of York in a yacht race from Greenwich to Gravesend

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About October 1, 1661

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 360 years, 7 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra