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What Happened on January 23, 1656

Historical Events


Book releaseHistoric Publication

French philosopher and theologian Blaise Pascal publishes the first of his Lettres provinciales

Mathematician, Physicist and Philosopher Blaise Pascal
Mathematician, Physicist and Philosopher
Blaise Pascal

1656 Highlights

About January 23, 1656

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 364 years, 4 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius