On This Day

What Happened on January 17, 1775

Historical Events

  • 9 old women burnt as witches for causing bad harvests in Kalisk, Poland
  • Richard Brinsley Sheridan's play "The Rivals" premieres in London
1775 Highlights

About January 17, 1775

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 245 years, 6 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn