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What Happened on May 28, 1759

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Person of interestWilliam Pitt the Younger

William Pitt the Younger, British Prime Minister (Tory: 1783-1801, 1804-06), born in Hayes, Kent, England (d. 1806)

British Prime Minister William Pitt the Younger
British Prime Minister
William Pitt the Younger

1759 Highlights

About May 28, 1759

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 261 years and 9 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini