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What Happened on August 2, 1754

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Person of interestPierre Charles L'Enfant

Pierre Charles L'Enfant, French-born American architect who laid out Washington, D.C., born in Paris, France (d. 1825)

Washington D.C. Architect Pierre Charles L'Enfant
Washington D.C. Architect
Pierre Charles L'Enfant

1754 Highlights

About August 2, 1754

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 266 years, 5 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo