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What Happened on April 2, 1805

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Person of interestHans Christian Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen, Danish author of 150 fairy tales (The Ugly Duckling, The Snow Queen), born in Odense, Denmark (d. 1875)


1805 Highlights

About April 2, 1805

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 215 years, 10 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries