August 1645 in History

Events in History

  • Aug 3 Battle of Allersheim: French defeat Bavarians
  • Aug 13 Sweden & Denmark sign Peace of Brömsebro
  • Aug 30 Dutch & Indians sign peace treaty (New Amsterdam (NY))

Birthdays in History

  • Aug 10 Eusebio Kino, Italian Catholic missionary (d. 1711)
  • Aug 16 Jean de La Bruyère, French writer (d. 1696)

Deaths in History

  • Aug 6 Lionel Cranfield, 1st Earl of Middlesex, English merchant (b. 1575)
  • Aug 18 Eudoxia Streshneva, Tsarina of Mikhail I of Russia (b. 1608)
  • Aug 28 Hugo Grotius, Dutch philosopher and writer (b. 1583)
  • Aug 31 Francesco Bracciolini, Italian poet (b. 1566)