On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1796

Famous Deaths

  • Pieter Paulus, Dutch Patriot and President of the First National Assembly in The Hague, dies of a serious cold at 42
1796 Highlights

About March 17, 1796

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 224 years, 10 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces