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What Happened on January 1, 1752

Famous Birthdays

Betsy Ross

Betsy Ross [Elizabeth Griscom], American seamstress widely credited with making the first American flag, born in Gloucester City, Colony of New Jersey (d. 1836)

1752 Highlights

About January 1, 1752

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 270 years and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn