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What Happened on November 8, 1731

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

In Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin opens 1st library in the north American colonies

United States Founding Father Benjamin Franklin
United States Founding Father
Benjamin Franklin

1731 Highlights

About November 8, 1731

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 289 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio