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What Happened on August 19, 1785

Famous Birthdays

  • Seth Thomas, American manufacturer and pioneer in the mass production of clocks, born in Wolcott, Connecticut (d. 1859)
1785 Highlights

About August 19, 1785

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 236 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo