On This Day

What Happened on January 1, 1710

Historical Events

  • Paris merchant Jean Marius obtains 5-year royal privilege for his invention of a folding umbrella - first in Europe
1710 Highlights

About January 1, 1710

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 312 years and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn