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What Happened on February 8, 1672

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Isaac Newton reads 1st optics paper before Royal Society in London

Physicist & Mathematician Isaac Newton
Physicist & Mathematician
Isaac Newton

1672 Highlights

About February 8, 1672

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 348 years, 3 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius