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What Happened on August 1, 1819

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Person of interestHerman Melville

Herman Melville, American author (Moby Dick, Billy Budd), born in NYC, New York (d. 1891)

Moby Dick Author Herman Melville
Moby Dick Author
Herman Melville

1819 Highlights

About August 1, 1819

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 201 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo