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What Happened on September 17, 1857

Famous Birthdays

  • Konstantin Tsiolkovsky, Russian pioneer in rocket and space research, born in Izhevskoye, Ryazan Governorate, Russian Empire (d. 1935)
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About September 17, 1857

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 163 years, 4 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo