On This Day

What Happened on February 23, 1615

Famous Birthdays

  • Cornelis Galle II, Flemish engraver/illustrator, baptised

Nicolas Fouquet

Nicolas Fouquet, French politician and Superintendent of Finances (1653-61) who became fabulously wealthy and later imprisoned for maladministration of state funds, born in Paris (d. 1680)


1615 Highlights

About February 23, 1615

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 406 years, 10 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces