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What Happened on August 4, 1792

Famous Birthdays

  • Percy Bysshe Shelley, English romantic poet (Adonais; Prometheus Unbound), born in Horsham, Sussex, England (d. 1822)
1792 Highlights

About August 4, 1792

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 229 years, 9 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo