What Happened on April 12, 1704

Famous Deaths

Jacques-Bénigne BossuetJacques-Bénigne Bossuet (1627-1704)

French bishop and writer (Louis XIV court preacher), dies at 77

  • Johan van Waveren Hudde, Dutch mathematician (Concerning Reduction of Equations) and Mayor of Amsterdam (1672-1703), dies at 76
1704 Highlights

About April 12, 1704

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 319 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries