On This Day

What Happened on August 17, 1676

Famous Deaths

  • Hans Jakob Christoffel von Grimmelshausen, German writer (Simplicius Simplicissimus), dies
1676 Highlights

About August 17, 1676

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 344 years, 5 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo