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What Happened on October 21, 1772

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Person of interestSamuel Taylor Coleridge

Samuel Taylor Coleridge, English romantic poet (Rime of Ancient Mariner), born in Ottery St Mary, Devon (d. 1834)

Poet, Critic and Philosopher Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Poet, Critic and Philosopher
Samuel Taylor Coleridge

1772 Highlights

About October 21, 1772

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 248 years, 2 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra