Home | Birthdays | Deaths | Events | Holidays

 

Share This Page

Share This Page With Your Friends Via
 

Find A Historical Year

  • [ * 1988 ]
 

Yearwise Historical Events

 

Monthwise Historical Events

 

Events & Holidays Celebrated Today

Countrywise Events & Holidays »

  • Battle of Pichincha (Ecuador)
  • Bermuda Day (Bermuda)
  • Commonwealth Day (Belize)
  • Day of Slavonic Script (Education Day) (Bulgaria)
  • Liberation Day (Eritrea)
  • Sts. Cyrilus and Methodius Day (Macedonia)
  • World Schizophrenia Day (International)
  • View All »

 

Poll

  • Is ISIS a threat to the US?
    Yes
    No
    Don't Know
 

Latest Events Listers

 

Famous Quotes

 

Find Us On Facebook

 

Sponsors

 

Famous Birthdays In 1608

Tuesday, 24 May 2016

Jan 28 On this day in history birth of giovanni Alfonso Borelli, Naples, mathematician/astronomer

Feb 05 Gaspar Schott, German mathematician (d. 1666) was born on this day in history.

Feb 06 Antonio Vieira, Portuguese Jesuit preacher was born in the year 1608.

Apr 25 On this day in history birth of jean BG duke of Orleans, brother of French King Louis XIII/general

May 15 René Goupil, French Catholic missionary (Canadian Martyrs) (d. 1642) was born on this day in history.

Jun 19 In the year 1608 birth of thomas Fuller, England, literary (History of the Holy War)

Jul 13 Ferdinand III, King of Hungary/Bohemia/German Emperor (1637-57) was born in the year 1608.

Jul 14 George Goring, Lord Goring, English royalist soldier (d. 1657) was born in the year 1608.

Sep 01 In the year 1608 birth of giacomo Torelli, composer

Sep 03 In the year 1608 birth of pieter Stockmans, Flemish chairman of military

Oct 15 Evangelista Torricelli, Italian physicist (d. 1647) was born on this day in history.

Dec 06 George Monck/Monk, English general/gov of Scotland was born in the year 1608.

Dec 09 John Milton, London, poet/puritan (Paradise Lost) was born on this day in history.

Making Of History Captured

Watch Rare Video Clips Of Historical Events

  • Top 10 Battles in History
  • 10 Most Evil People in History
  • 5 Most Brutal Prisons in History
  • Corbett and Courtney Before the Kinetograph (1894) - 1st Filmed Sport (Boxing) - Dickson | Edison
  • Oldest football footage ever (American football/Gridiron)
  • 1897 Football Oldest Footage Possibly - Arsenal
  • Earth's Biggest Events That Shaped Our Planet
  • The Oldest Living Things In The World
  • 10 Oldest People Ever
  • World's 10 Most Mysterious Pictures Ever Taken
  • Earth's 10 Most Mysterious Events
  • 5 Most Mysterious Photos From Mars
  • Cricket - The Most Rare and Funny Moments in Cricket History
  • Top 10 Unsportsmanlike Moments in Pro Sports
  • [Sports Highlights 1898-1935]

Famous Deaths In 1608

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 29 Frederick I, Duke of Württemberg (b. 1557) died on this day in history.

Feb 13 On this day in history death of konstanty Wasyl Ostrogski, Lithuanian prince (b. 1526)

Feb 26 On this day in history death of john Still, English bishop

Mar 12 In the year 1608 death of koriki Kiyonaga, Japanese warlord (b. 1530)

Apr 19 On this day in history earl of Dorset, poet/statesman, dies

May 14 Charles III, Duke of Lorraine (b. 1543) died in the year 1608.

Jun 04 Francesco Caracciolo, Italian religious founder/saint, dies at 44 in the year 1608.

Jun 19 On this day in history death of alberico Gentili, Italian jurist (b. 1551)

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Is ISIS a threat to the US?
Yes
No
Don't Know