On This Day

What Happened on December 8, 1626

Famous Birthdays

  • Christina, Queen of Sweden who abdicated after becoming Catholic (1644-54), born in Tre Kronor Castle, Stockholm (d. 1689)

Famous Deaths

  • John Davies, English poet (b. 1569)
1626 Highlights

About December 8, 1626

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 394 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius