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What Happened on February 18, 1879

Historical Events

  • Arabs capture Egyptian premier Nabar Pasha

Statue of Liberty

Sculptor Frédéric-Auguste Bartholdi is awarded a patent for his design for the Statue of Liberty

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The Statue of Liberty, New York
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1879 Highlights

About February 18, 1879

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius