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What Happened on August 23, 1741

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean-François de Galaup, comte de La Pérouse, French explorer (led 1785 voyage of discovery), born in Albi, France (d. c. 1788?)
1741 Highlights

About August 23, 1741

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 280 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo