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What Happened on January 17, 1659

Famous Birthdays

  • Antonio Veracini, Italian violinist and Baroque composer, born in Florence, Grand Duchy of Tuscany (now Italy) (d. 1733)
1659 Highlights

About January 17, 1659

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 362 years and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn