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What Happened on May 8, 1742

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean-Baptiste Krumpholtz, Czech composer, born in Budenice, Zlonice, Czech Republic (d. 1790)
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About May 8, 1742

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 278 years, 9 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus