On This Day

What Happened on May 17, 1797

Famous Deaths

  • Michel-Jean Sedaine, French dramatist (Le Philosophe sans le savoir), dies at 77
1797 Highlights

About May 17, 1797

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 223 years, 8 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus