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What Happened on January 9, 1728

Famous Birthdays

  • Thomas Warton, critic and poet (Pleasures of Melancholy) British Poet Laureate (1785-90), born in Basingstoke (d. 1790)
1728 Highlights

About January 9, 1728

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 294 years and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn