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What Happened on May 5, 1818

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Person of interestKarl Marx

Karl Marx, German philosopher (Communist Manifesto, Das Kapital), born in Trier, Prussia (d. 1883)

Communist Philosopher Karl Marx
Communist Philosopher
Karl Marx

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About May 5, 1818

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 202 years, 9 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus