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What Happened on May 5, 1747

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Person of interestLeopold II

Leopold II, Grand Duke of Tuscany (1765-90) and Holy Roman Emperor (1790-92), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1792)

Holy Roman Emperor Leopold II
Holy Roman Emperor
Leopold II

1747 Highlights

About May 5, 1747

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 273 years, 8 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus