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What Happened on January 1, 1672

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jean Racine's "Bajazet," premieres in Paris

Dramatist and Playwright Jean Racine
Dramatist and Playwright
Jean Racine

1672 Highlights

About January 1, 1672

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 349 years and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn