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What Happened on December 22, 1639

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Person of interestJean Racine

Jean Racine, French dramatist (Phèdre, Athalie), born in La Ferté-Milon, Picardy (d. 1699)

Dramatist and Playwright Jean Racine
Dramatist and Playwright
Jean Racine

1639 Highlights

About December 22, 1639

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 381 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn