On This Day

What Happened on March 23, 1680

Famous Deaths

Nicolas Fouquet

Nicolas Fouquet, French politician and Superintendent of Finances (1653-61) who became fabulously wealthy and later imprisoned for maladministration of state funds, dies in jail in Pinerolo at 65

1680 Highlights

About March 23, 1680

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 342 years, 2 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries