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What Happened on August 7, 1876

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Person of interestMata Hari

Mata Hari [Margaretha Geertruida Zelle], Dutch exotic dancer, courtesan and convicted German WWI spy, born in Leeuwarden, Netherlands (d. 1917)

Exotic Dancer, Courtesan and German Spy Mata Hari
Exotic Dancer, Courtesan and German Spy
Mata Hari

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About August 7, 1876

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 144 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo