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What Happened on September 17, 1783

Famous Birthdays

  • Samuel Prout, British water color painter, born in Plymouth, England (d. 1852)
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About September 17, 1783

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 237 years, 4 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo