On This Day

What Happened on August 1, 1628

Historical Events

Historic Event

Emperor Ferdinand II demands Austria Protestant convert to Catholicism

Famous Deaths

  • Francesco Gonzaga, Italian composer, dies at 37
1628 Highlights

About August 1, 1628

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 393 years and 4 months
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo