On This Day

What Happened on November 17, 1752

Famous Birthdays

  • Nicolas Appert, French inventor of airtight food preservation (food canning, bouillon tablet), born in Ch├ólons-en-Champagne, France (d. 1841)
1752 Highlights

About November 17, 1752

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 269 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio