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January 5, 1759 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in History

  • Jacques Cathelineau, French royalist & army leader, born in Le Pin-en-Mauges, France (d. 1793)

Deaths in History

  • Thomas Philip Wallrad de Hénin-Liétard d'Alsace, Cardinal- Archbishop of Mechelen, Belgium, dies at 79
1759 in History