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What Happened on August 7, 1742

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Person of interestNathanael Greene

Nathanael Greene, American Military Leader (major general during the American Revolutionary War), born in Potowomut, Rhode Island (d. 1786)

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About August 7, 1742

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 278 years, 5 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo