On This Day

What Happened on February 5, 1679

Historical Events

  • German emperor Leopold I signs peace with France

Famous Deaths

  • Joost van den Vondel, Dutch poet and dramatist (Jephtha), dies at 91
1679 Highlights

About February 5, 1679

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 341 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius