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What Happened on March 8, 1822

Famous Birthdays

Ignacy Łukasiewicz

Ignacy Łukasiewicz, Polish engineer, businessman and inventor who built the 1st modern oil refinery and invented the kerosene lamp, born in Zaduszniki, Mielec, Austrian Empire (d. 1882)

1822 Highlights

About March 8, 1822

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 200 years, 2 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces