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What Happened on April 5, 1722

Historical Events


Historic DiscoveryEaster Island Moai

Dutch navigator Jacob Roggeveen discovers Easter Island / Rapa Nui in the southeastern Pacific

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1722 Highlights

About April 5, 1722

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 299 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries