On This Day

What Happened on April 21, 1699

Famous Deaths


Person of interestJean Racine

Jean Racine, French dramatist (Ph├Ędre, Athalie), dies of liver cancer at 59

Dramatist and Playwright Jean Racine
Dramatist and Playwright
Jean Racine

1699 Highlights

About April 21, 1699

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 321 years, 9 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus