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What Happened on June 3, 1761

Famous Birthdays

  • Henry Shrapnel, English Army officer and inventor (created the shrapnel shell), born in Wiltshire, England (d. 1842)
1761 Highlights

About June 3, 1761

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 261 years, 2 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini