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What Happened on August 29, 1799

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPius VI

Pope Pius VI [Count Giovanni Angelo Braschi], Italian Pope (1775-99), dies at 71

Pope Pius VI
Pius VI

1799 Highlights

About August 29, 1799

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 221 years, 6 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo