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What Happened on May 16, 1836

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LoveWedding of Interest

American writer Edgar Allan Poe (26) marries his 13-year-old cousin Virginia Clemm

1836 Highlights

About May 16, 1836

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 185 years, 2 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus