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What Happened on May 6, 1797

Famous Birthdays

  • Joseph Brackett, American religious leader (Shakers) and composer (Simple Gifts), born in Cumberland, Maine (d. 1882)
1797 Highlights

About May 6, 1797

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 223 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus