What Happened on October 17, 1720

Historical Events

  • Pierre de Marivaux' "Arlequin Poli Par l'Amour" premieres in Paris

Famous Birthdays

  • Maria Teresa Agnesi, Italian harpsichodist, singer, and composer, born in Milan, Habsburg Empire (now Italy) (d. 1795)
1720 Highlights

About October 17, 1720

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 302 years, 3 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra