On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 1619

Famous Deaths

  • Hans Lippershey, Dutch spectacle maker, credited inventor of the telescope, buried aged 48 or 49
1619 Highlights

About September 29, 1619

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 402 years, 7 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra