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What Happened on June 10, 1752

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Benjamin Franklin tests the lightning conductor with his kite-flying experiment

United States Founding Father Benjamin Franklin
United States Founding Father
Benjamin Franklin

1752 Highlights

About June 10, 1752

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 268 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini