What Happened on March 17, 1781

Famous Birthdays

  • Dominique Jacques de Eerens, Dutch general and politician (Governor-General of Dutch East Indies 1836-40), born in Alkmaar, Dutch Republic (d. 1840)
  • Ebenezer Elliott, British Poet. Know as the "Corn Law Rhymer'" (d. 1849)
Born in 1781
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About March 17, 1781

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 242 years, 2 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces