On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 1717

Historical Events

  • Floods ravage Dutch coast provinces, thousands killed

Famous Birthdays

Pius VI

Pope Pius VI [Count Giovanni Angelo Braschi], Italian Pope (1775-99), born in Cesena, Emilia-Romagna, Papal States (d. 1799)

1717 Highlights

About December 25, 1717

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 303 years, 11 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn