What Happened on August 1, 1628

Historical Events

Ferdinand II Demands Conversion

Emperor Ferdinand II demands Austria Protestants 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? 395 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo