On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 1608

Famous Birthdays

  • Evangelista Torricelli, Italian physicist (inventor of barometer), born in Rome, Papal States (d. 1647)
1608 Highlights

About October 15, 1608

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 412 years, 4 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra