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What Happened on June 8, 1842

Famous Birthdays

  • John Q. A. Brackett, American politician, 36th Governor of Massachusetts (1890-91), born in Bradford, New Hampshire (d. 1918)
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About June 8, 1842

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 178 years, 7 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini