On This Day

What Happened on August 17, 1779

Famous Birthdays

  • Franz de Paula Roser, Austrian composer and conductor, born in Naarn, Upper Austra (d. 1830)
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About August 17, 1779

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 242 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo