On This Day

What Happened on July 4, 1610

Historical Events


Victory in battleVictory 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? 410 years, 3 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer