On This Day

What Happened on January 17, 1738

Famous Deaths

  • Jean-Francois Dandrieu, French Baroque organist, harpsichord player, and composer, dies at about 56 [birth date uncertain]
1738 Highlights

About January 17, 1738

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 284 years, 5 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn