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What Happened on May 8, 1737

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Edward Gibbon

Edward Gibbon, English historian (The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire), born in Putney, England (d. 1794)

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About May 8, 1737

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 284 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus