On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1649

Famous Deaths

  • Gabriel Lallemant, French Jesuit missionary, one of the Canadian Martyrs (b. 1610)
  • Gerardus Johannis Vossius [Gerrit Vos], Dutch regent, dies at 71
1649 Highlights

About March 17, 1649

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 372 years, 4 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces