On This Day

What Happened on January 4, 1705

Famous Deaths

  • Madame d'Aulnoy [Marie-Catherine Le Jumel de Barneville], French writer who coined the term fairytales, dies (d. 1650)
1705 Highlights

About January 4, 1705

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 316 years, 8 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn