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What Happened on May 17, 1829

Famous Deaths


Person of interestJohn Jay

John Jay, US statesman and 1st US Chief Justice, dies at 83

1st US Chief Justice John Jay
1st US Chief Justice
John Jay

1829 Highlights

About May 17, 1829

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 191 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus