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What Happened on August 16, 1865

Historical Events

  • Restoration Day in the Dominican Republic: The Dominican Republic regains its independence after 4 years of fighting against the Spanish Annexation.
1865 Highlights

About August 16, 1865

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo