On This Day

What Happened on August 20, 1836

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  • English novelist (Vanity Fair) William Makepeace Thackeray (25) marries Isabella Gethin Shawe (20)
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About August 20, 1836

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 184 years, 6 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo