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What Happened on January 4, 1785

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Person of interestJacob Grimm

Jacob Grimm, German philologist, folklorist and editor of "Grimm's Fairy Tales", born in Hanau, Hesse-Cassel, Holy Roman Empire (d. 1863)

Author Jacob Grimm
Jacob Grimm

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About January 4, 1785

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 236 years, 4 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn