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What Happened on January 17, 1720

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean-Joseph Vadé, French songwriter, poet, and playwright, born in Ham, France (d. 1757)
1720 Highlights

About January 17, 1720

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 301 years, 1 month and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn