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What Happened on August 29, 1853

Famous Deaths


Person of interestCharles Napier

Charles Napier, British soldier and Major General of the Bombay Army who conquered Sindh and became its Governor (1843-47), dies at 71


1853 Highlights

About August 29, 1853

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 167 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo