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What Happened on August 19, 1662

Famous Deaths


Person of interestBlaise Pascal

Blaise Pascal, French mathematician, physicist and Christian philosopher (Pascal's Law, Pascal's Wager), dies of a stomach tumor at 39

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

1662 Highlights

About August 19, 1662

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 358 years, 4 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo