On This Day

What Happened in January 1657

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan 17 Pieter van Bloemen, [Standaart], Flemish painter, baptized
  • Jan 18 Hendrik Casimir II, Dutch Prince of Nassau-Dietz and Stadtholder of Friesland and Groningen (1664-96), born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1696)