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What Happened on August 6, 1809

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestAlfred Tennyson

Alfred Tennyson, British Poet Laureate of Great Britain (Charge of the Light Brigade), born in Somersby, Lincolnshire (d. 1892)

1809 Highlights

About August 6, 1809

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 211 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo