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What Happened on April 27, 1759

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Person of interestMary Wollstonecraft

Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin, English writer and feminist (A Vindication of the Rights of Woman), mother of Mary Shelley, born in London (d. 1797)

Author and Women's Rights Advocate Mary Wollstonecraft
Author and Women's Rights Advocate
Mary Wollstonecraft

1759 Highlights

About April 27, 1759

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 261 years, 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus