On This Day

What Happened on February 1, 1659

Famous Birthdays

  • Jacob Roggeveen, Dutch navigator and explorer (1st European to discover Easter Island), born in Middleburg, Netherlands (d. 1729)
1659 Highlights

About February 1, 1659

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 363 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius