On This Day

What Happened on January 1, 1697

Famous Birthdays

  • Johann Pfeiffer, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Filippo Baldinucci, Florentine biographer & art historian, dies at 71
1697 Highlights

About January 1, 1697

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 323 years, 8 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn