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What Happened on May 20, 1759

Famous Birthdays

  • William Thornton, British-American architect (Capitol Building in Washington, D.C), born in Jost Van Dyke, British Virgin Islands (d. 1828)
1759 Highlights

About May 20, 1759

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 261 years and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus