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What Happened on August 18, 1792

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Person of interestJohn Russell

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell, British Prime Minister (Whig: 1846-52 and 1865-66), born in Mayfair, Middlesex (d. 1878)

British Prime Minister John Russell
British Prime Minister
John Russell

1792 Highlights

About August 18, 1792

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 228 years, 6 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo