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What Happened on October 2, 1847

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Person of interestPaul von Hindenburg

Paul von Hindenburg, German WW1 general and President of Germany (1925-34), born in Posen, Duchy of Posen, Prussia (d. 1934)

German President and WWI General Paul von Hindenburg
German President and WWI General
Paul von Hindenburg

1847 Highlights

About October 2, 1847

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 173 years, 3 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra