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What Happened on July 9, 1735

Famous Weddings

Samuel Johnson

Author, poet, critic and lexicographer and writer of the first English dictionary Dr. Samuel Johnson (25) marries the widow Elizabeth "Tetty" Porter, 21 years his senior

1735 Highlights

About July 9, 1735

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 286 years, 6 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer