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What Happened on August 5, 1681

Famous Birthdays

  • Vitus Bering, Danish explorer of Bering Strait and coast of Alaska, born in Horsens, Denmark (d. 1741)
1681 Highlights

About August 5, 1681

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 339 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo