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What Happened on June 22, 1633

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Galileo Galilei forced to recant his Copernican views that the Earth orbits the Sun by the Pope (Vatican only admits it was wrong on Oct 31, 1992!)

Astronomer and Physicist Galileo Galilei
Astronomer and Physicist
Galileo Galilei

1633 Highlights

About June 22, 1633

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 387 years, 7 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer