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What Happened on August 5, 1604

Famous Birthdays

  • John Eliot, English Puritan missionary "Apostle to Indians," and Bible translator, baptized in Widford, England (d. 1690)
1604 Highlights

About August 5, 1604

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 418 years and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo