On This Day

What Happened on January 17, 1617

Famous Deaths

  • Faust Vrančić, Croatian inventor (b. 1551)
  • Pieter C Bockenberg, Dutch historian, dies at 68
1617 Highlights

About January 17, 1617

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 403 years, 9 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn