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What Happened on May 1, 1672

Famous Birthdays

  • Joseph Addison, English essayist and poet (co-founder of The Spectator), born in Milston, Wiltshire, England (d. 1719)
1672 Highlights

About May 1, 1672

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 348 years, 9 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus