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What Happened on August 6, 1637

Famous Deaths


Person of interestBen Jonson

Ben Jonson, English playwright and poet, dies at 65

Playwright and Poet Ben Jonson
Playwright and Poet
Ben Jonson

1637 Highlights

About August 6, 1637

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 383 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo