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What Happened on September 5, 1847

Article: Jesse James – Hero or Cold Killer?

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestJesse James

Jesse James, American outlaw and son of a clergyman, born in Kearney, Missouri (d. 1882)

Outlaw Jesse James
Jesse James

1847 Highlights

About September 5, 1847

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 173 years, 4 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo