What Happened on August 13, 1717

Famous Birthdays

  • Christoph Nichelmann, German composer and harpsichordist, born in Treuenbrietzen, Germany (d. 1762)
  • Louis Fran├žois I, Prince of Conti, French nobleman and military leader, born in Paris (d. 1776)
Born in 1717

Famous Deaths

  • Nicolas Perrot, French fur trader, diplomat and negotiator for New France, dies at about 73 [1]
1717 Highlights

About August 13, 1717

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 306 years, 1 month and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo