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What Happened on March 7, 1849

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Person of interestLuther Burbank

Luther Burbank, American horticulturist who developed more than 800 strains and varieties of plants, born in Lancaster, Massachusetts (d. 1926)

Horticulturist Luther Burbank
Luther Burbank

1849 Highlights

About March 7, 1849

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 171 years, 11 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces