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What Happened on March 16, 1799

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Anna Atkins

Anna Atkins, English botanist, photographer and the 1st person to publish a book illustrated with photographic images, born in Tonbridge, England (d. 1871)

1799 Highlights

About March 16, 1799

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 222 years, 10 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces