On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 1617

Famous Birthdays

  • Johannes Andreas Quenstedt, German Lutheran theologian, born in Quedlinburg, Germany (d. 1688)

Famous Deaths

  • Johann Jakob Grynaeus, Swiss Protestant clergyman, dies at 76
1617 Highlights

About August 13, 1617

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 403 years, 3 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo