On This Day

What Happened in December 1613

Historical Events

  • Dec 25 Johan Sigismund of Brandenburg becomes protestant

Famous Birthdays

  • Dec 23 Carl Gustaf Wrangel, Swedish soldier (d. 1676)

Famous Weddings

  • Dec 26 Robert Carr, 1st Earl of Somerset, marries Frances Howard, occasioning John Donne's "Eclogue"