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What Happened on August 17, 1882

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Person of interestSamuel Goldwyn

Samuel Goldwyn [Shmuel Gelbfisz], Jewish Polish American movie producer (MGM), born in Warsaw, Poland (d. 1974)

Hollywood Mogul Samuel Goldwyn
Hollywood Mogul
Samuel Goldwyn

1882 Highlights

About August 17, 1882

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 138 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo