On This Day

Famous People Who Died in January 1700

  • Jan 7 Raffaello Fabretti, Italian antiquarian (b. 1618)

Marguerite Bourgeoys

Jan 12 Marguerite Bourgeoys, founder of the Congregation of Notre Dame in Quebec, dies at 79

  • Jan 22 Jacob Balthasar Schutz, composer, dies at 39