On This Day

What Happened on June 22, 1633

Historical Events

Historic Event

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!)

1633 Highlights

About June 22, 1633

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 388 years and 7 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer