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What Happened on April 7, 1740

Famous Birthdays

Haym Salomon

Haym Salomon, Polish-born American broker who helped finance the American Revolution, born in Leszno, Poland (d. 1785)

1740 Highlights

About April 7, 1740

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 281 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries