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What Happened on August 1, 1815

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Henry Dana Jr., American author (Two Years Before the Mast), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts (d. 1882)
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About August 1, 1815

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 205 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo