On This Day

What Happened on July 4, 1610

Historical Events

Victory in Battle

Battle of Klushino: King Sigismund III's Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth army beats Russia and Sweden

Famous Birthdays

  • Cornelis Evertsen the Elder, Dutch-Swiss vice-admiral, born in Flushing, Netherlands (d. 1666)
  • Paul Scarron, French writer (Virgile Travesti), born in Paris (d. 1660)
1610 Highlights

About July 4, 1610

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 411 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer