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What Happened on May 23, 1707

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Person of interestCarolus Linnaeus

Carolus Linnaeus [Carl von Linné], Swedish botanist, explorer and the Father of Taxonomy, born in Råshult, Sweden (d. 1778)

Taxonomist, Botanist, Physician and Zoologist Carolus Linnaeus
Taxonomist, Botanist, Physician and Zoologist
Carolus Linnaeus

1707 Highlights

About May 23, 1707

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 313 years, 7 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini