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What Happened on March 17, 1777

Famous Birthdays

  • Roger Brooke Taney, 5th Chief Justice of U.S. Supreme Court (Dred Scott decision), born in Calvert, Maryland (d. 1864)
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About March 17, 1777

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 243 years, 11 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces