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What Happened on February 8, 1725

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPeter the Great

Peter the Great [Pyotr Alexeyevich Romanov], Tsar of Russia (1682-1725) dies of uremia at 52

Russian Tsar Peter the Great
Russian Tsar
Peter the Great

1725 Highlights

About February 8, 1725

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 296 years and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius