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What Happened on August 21, 1785

Famous Deaths

  • Jean-Baptiste Pigalle, French sculptor (Child with Cage, Mercury Fastening his Sandals), dies at 71
1785 Highlights

About August 21, 1785

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 236 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo