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What Happened on August 23, 1847

Famous Birthdays

  • Sarah Frances Whiting, American physicist and astronomer, born in Wyoming, New York (d. 1927)
1847 Highlights

About August 23, 1847

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 173 years, 4 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo