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What Happened on August 26, 1616

Famous Deaths

  • Johan van de Veeken, Dutch merchant, co-founder of VOC Chamber of Rotterdam, dies at 66
1616 Highlights

About August 26, 1616

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 405 years, 11 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo