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What Happened on December 29, 1808

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Person of interestAndrew Johnson

Andrew Johnson, 17th US President (Unionist: 1865-69), born in Raleigh, North Carolina (d. 1875)

17th US President Andrew Johnson
17th US President
Andrew Johnson
  • Gy├Ârg Apponyi, Hungarian politician, born in Pozsony, Kingdom of Hungary (d. 1899)
1808 Highlights

About December 29, 1808

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 211 years, 7 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn