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What Happened on September 22, 1773

Historical Events

Historic Publication

Benjamin Franklin publishes a hoax letter "An Edict by the King of Prussia" in the Public Advertiser, criticising Britain's colonial policies in the American colonies

1773 Highlights

About September 22, 1773

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 248 years, 4 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo