On This Day

What Happened on December 5, 1697

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlo Arrigoni, Italian composer and musician, born in Florence (d. 1744)
  • Giuseppe de Majo, Italian composer and organist, born in Naples (d. 1771)
1697 Highlights

About December 5, 1697

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 323 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius