On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 1620

Historical Events

Historic Event

Astronomer Johannes Kepler's mother arrested for witchcraft

Victory in Battle

Battle at Ponts-the-Ce, Poitou: French king Louis XIII defeats his mother Marie de Medici

1620 Highlights

About August 7, 1620

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 401 years, 3 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo