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August 29, 1877 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in History

  • Dudley Pound, British admiral of the fleet and 1st Sea Lord (Jutland, WW II), born in Ventnor, Isle of Wight, England (d. 1943)

Deaths in History

Brigham Young

Brigham Young, 2nd president of Latter-day Saints, dies of peritonitis at 76

1877 in History