On This Day

What Happened in June 1608

Historical Events

  • Jun 1 Valse Dimitri forms his 2nd Russian anti-government

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 19 Thomas Fuller, British scholar, preacher and historian (History of the Worthies of Britain), born in Aldwincle, Northamptonshire (d. 1661)

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 4 Francesco Caracciolo, Italian priest and saint (Caracciolini), dies at 44
  • Jun 19 Alberico Gentili, Italian jurist (b. 1551)