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What Happened on February 29, 1736

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestAnn Lee

Ann Lee, American Founder of the Shakers, born in Manchester, England (d. 1784)

Founder of the Shakers Ann Lee
Founder of the Shakers
Ann Lee

1736 Highlights

About February 29, 1736

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 284 years, 10 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces