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What Happened on August 26, 1676

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Robert Walpole

Robert Walpole, English politician, 1st British Prime Minister (Whig: 1721-42), born in Houghton, Norfolk, England (d. 1745)

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About August 26, 1676

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 345 years, 11 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo