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What Happened on May 21, 1688

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Person of interestAlexander Pope

Alexander Pope, English poet (Rape of the Lock, translation of Homer) (d. 1744), born in London, England


1688 Highlights

About May 21, 1688

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 332 years and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini