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What Happened on September 17, 1739

Famous Birthdays

  • John Rutledge, American 2nd Chief Justice of the United States, born in Charleston, South Carolina, British America (d. 1800)
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About September 17, 1739

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 280 years, 8 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo