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What Happened on August 14, 1840

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard von Krafft-Ebing, Austro–German psychiatrist and author (Psychopathia Sexualis), born in Mannheim, Baden, Germany (d. 1902)
1840 Highlights

About August 14, 1840

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 179 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo