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What Happened on July 15, 1799

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The Rosetta Stone is found in the Egyptian village of Rosetta by French Captain Pierre-François Bouchard during Napoleon's Egyptian Campaign

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1799 Highlights

About July 15, 1799

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 221 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer