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What Happened on October 1, 1781

Famous Birthdays

  • James Lawrence, American naval hero (War of 1812-"Don't give up the ship!"), born in Burlington, New Jersey (d. 1813)
1781 Highlights

About October 1, 1781

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 239 years, 3 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra