On This Day

What Happened on December 22, 1666

Historical Events

Meeting of Interest

The French Academy of Sciences, founded by Louis XIV with Jean-Baptiste Colbert first meets in the Kings Library

1666 Highlights

About December 22, 1666

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 355 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn