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What Happened on April 24, 1731

Famous Deaths

Person of interestDaniel Defoe

Daniel Defoe, English novelist (Robinson Crusoe), dies at about 70

Novelist Daniel Defoe
Daniel Defoe

1731 Highlights

About April 24, 1731

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 290 years and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus