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What Happened on August 17, 1607

Famous Birthdays

  • Pierre de Fermat, French mathematician who needed wider margins (Fermat's Last Theorem) [or 1608], born in Beaumont-de-Lomagne, France (d. 1665)
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About August 17, 1607

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 413 years, 6 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo