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What Happened on March 15, 1779

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Person of interestWilliam Lamb

William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (Whig 1834, 1835-41), born in London (d. 1848)

British Prime Minister William Lamb
British Prime Minister
William Lamb

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About March 15, 1779

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 241 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces