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What Happened on September 17, 1774

Famous Birthdays

  • Giuseppe Caspar Mezzofanti, Italian cardinal, linguist and hyperpolyglot (understood 70 languages), born in Bologna, Italy (d. 1849)
1774 Highlights

About September 17, 1774

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 246 years, 5 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo