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What Happened on January 8, 1821

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Person of interestJames Longstreet

James Longstreet, American Confederate general (1st Corps, ANV), born in Edgefield, South Carolina (d. 1904)

Confederate General James Longstreet
Confederate General
James Longstreet

1821 Highlights

About January 8, 1821

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 199 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn