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What Happened on June 14, 1822

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Charles Babbage proposes a "difference engine" in a paper to the Royal Astronomical Society entitled "Note on the application of machinery to the computation of astronomical and mathematical tables"

Inventor Charles Babbage
Charles Babbage

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About June 14, 1822

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 198 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini