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What Happened on February 14, 1747

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InventionScientific Discovery

Astronomer James Bradley presents his discovery of the wobbling motion of the Earth on its axis to the Royal Society, London

Astronomer James Bradley
Astronomer
James Bradley

1747 Highlights

About February 14, 1747

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 273 years, 11 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius