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What Happened on May 2, 1772

Famous Birthdays

  • Novalis [Georg Philipp Friedrich Freiherr von Hardenberg], German romantic writer ('Heinrich von Ofterdingen), born in Oberwiederstedt, Saxony (d. 1801)
1772 Highlights

About May 2, 1772

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 249 years, 8 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus