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What Happened on February 13, 1743

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Person of interestJoseph Banks

Joseph Banks, English botanist and naturalist who accompanied James Cook on board the Endeavour, born in London (d. 1820)

Botanist and explorer Joseph Banks
Botanist and explorer
Joseph Banks

1743 Highlights

About February 13, 1743

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 277 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius