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What Happened on May 4, 1827

Famous Birthdays

  • John Hanning Speke, British explorer, the first European to reach Lake Victoria in east Africa, born in Bideford, Devon (d. 1864)
1827 Highlights

About May 4, 1827

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 193 years and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus