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What Happened on August 28, 1749

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Person of interestJohann Wolfgang von Goethe

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, German writer and social philosopher (Faust), born in Frankfurt am Main, Holy Roman Empire (d. 1832)

Social Philosopher Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Social Philosopher
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

1749 Highlights

About August 28, 1749

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 271 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo