On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 1608

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestJohn Milton

John Milton, English poet and puritan (Paradise Lost), born in London, England (d. 1674)

1608 Highlights

About December 9, 1608

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 412 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius