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What Happened on August 23, 1799

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Napoleon leaves Egypt for France en route to seize power.

French Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte
French Emperor
Napoléon Bonaparte

1799 Highlights

About August 23, 1799

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 221 years, 6 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo