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What Happened on July 6, 1781

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Person of interestStamford Raffles

Stamford Raffles, British statesman and founder of Singapore, born in off the coast of Port Morant, Jamaica (d. 1826)

British Statesman and Founder of Singapore Stamford Raffles
British Statesman and Founder of Singapore
Stamford Raffles

1781 Highlights

About July 6, 1781

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 239 years, 6 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer