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What Happened on October 20, 1784

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Person of interestHenry John Temple

Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston, British Prime Minister (1855-58 and 1859-65), born in Westminster, Middlesex (d. 1865)

British Prime Minister Henry John Temple
British Prime Minister
Henry John Temple

1784 Highlights

About October 20, 1784

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 236 years, 3 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra