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What Happened on May 12, 1820

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Florence Nightingale

Florence Nightingale, British nurse (revolutionized nursing during the Crimean War), born in Florence, Italy (d. 1910)

1820 Highlights

About May 12, 1820

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 201 years, 8 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus