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What Happened on January 12, 1700

Famous Deaths


Person of interestMarguerite Bourgeoys

Marguerite Bourgeoys, founder of the Congregation of Notre Dame in Quebec, dies at 79

First Canadian Saint Marguerite Bourgeoys
First Canadian Saint
Marguerite Bourgeoys

1700 Highlights

About January 12, 1700

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 321 years and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn