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What Happened on January 2, 1727

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Person of interestJames Wolfe

James Wolfe, British Army officer who defeated the French in Canada and captured Quebec, born in Westerham, England (d. 1759)

British Army Officer James Wolfe
British Army Officer
James Wolfe

1727 Highlights

About January 2, 1727

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 294 years and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn