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What Happened on August 23, 1754

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Person of interestLouis XVI

Louis XVI, King of France (1774-93) eventually guillotined, born in Versailles, Yvelines, France (d. 1793)

King of France Louis XVI
King of France
Louis XVI

1754 Highlights

About August 23, 1754

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 266 years, 6 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo