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What Happened on December 4, 1795

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Person of interestThomas Carlyle

Thomas Carlyle, Scottish essayist and historian (The French Revolution), born in Ecclefechan, Scotland (d. 1881)

Historian and Essayist Thomas Carlyle
Historian and Essayist
Thomas Carlyle

1795 Highlights

About December 4, 1795

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 225 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius