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What Happened on June 10, 1768

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

British customs officials seize John Hancock's ship, "The Liberty", on the suspicion that Hancock had illegally unloaded cargo without paying duties a month earlier

Statesman John Hancock
John Hancock

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About June 10, 1768

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 252 years, 10 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini