What Happened on December 17, 1734

Famous Birthdays

  • Georg Peter Weimar, German cantor and composer, born in Stotternheim (d. 1800)
  • Maria I of Portugal, Queen of Portugal and the Algarves, born in Ribeira Palace, Lisbon, Kingdom of Portugal (d. 1816)
  • William Floyd, American soldier who signed the US Declaration of Independence, born in Brookhaven, Province of New York (d. 1821)
Born in 1734
1734 Highlights

About December 17, 1734

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 288 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius