Joan of Arc Is born! Read Her Bio.

January 6
On This Day: January 6

Joan of Arc

Born: c. January 6, 1412
Died: May 30, 1431
Age: 19 years old
Birthplace: Domremy, France
Occupation: Warrior

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Born: January 6, 1968
Age: 45 years old
Birthplace: Los Angeles, CA, United States
Occupation: Director, Producer, Screenwriter
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Born: January 6, 1882
Died: November 16, 1961
Age: 79 years old
Birthplace: Kingston, TN, United States
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Born: January 6, 1955
Age: 58 years old
Birthplace: Newcastle, England
Occupation: Actor, Comedian
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Died: January 6, 1993
Age: 75 years old
Place: Englewood, NJ, United States
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Died: January 6, 1884
Age: 61 years old
Place: Brno, Austria
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Died: January 6, 2006
Age: 72 years old
Place: Los Angeles, CA, United States
Occupation: Singer
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