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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
Statesman
John Hancock

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About June 10, 1768

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 251 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini