What Happened on October 8, 1604

Historical Events

  • Supernova "Kepler's nova" first sighted by Lodovico delle Colombe in Italy

Famous Deaths

  • Janus Dousa [Johan van de Does], Dutch politician and poet, dies at 58
1604 Highlights

About October 8, 1604

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 418 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra