On This Day

What Happened in February 1638

Historical Events

  • Feb 28 Scottish Presbyterians sign National Convent, Greyfriars, Edinburgh

Famous Weddings

  • Feb 11 Dutch countess Louise of Solms marries earl John of Brederode

Famous Deaths

  • Feb 28 Claude Gaspard Bachet de Meziriac, French mathematician and poet, dies at 56
  • Feb 28 Henri duc de Rohan, French soldier and Huguenot leader, dies