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What Happened on April 17, 1843

Famous Deaths

  • Samuel Morey, American inventor (early internal combustion engines and was a pioneer in steamships), dies at 80
1843 Highlights

About April 17, 1843

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 178 years, 9 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries