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What Happened on August 18, 1782

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LoveWedding of Interest

Romantic Age poet and artist William Blake (24) marries Catherine Boucher, 5 years his junior, in St. Mary's Church, Battersea, London.

Poet and Artist William Blake
Poet and Artist
William Blake

1782 Highlights

About August 18, 1782

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 237 years, 9 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo