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What Happened on July 2, 1743

Famous Deaths

Spencer Compton

Spencer Compton 1st Earl of Wilmington, Prime Minister of Great Britain (Whig: 1742-43) statesman who served in government from 1715 until his death, dies at about 70

1743 Highlights

About July 2, 1743

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 278 years, 10 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer