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What Happened on December 15, 1796

Famous Deaths


Person of interestAnthony Wayne

Anthony Wayne, American Military Leader (Legion of the United States), dies of gout at 51

Military Leader Anthony Wayne
Military Leader
Anthony Wayne

1796 Highlights

About December 15, 1796

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 224 years, 1 month and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius