On This Day

What Happened on October 20, 1640

Famous Deaths

  • John Ball, English Puritan clergyman and author (A Short Catechisme, containing all the Principal Grounds of Religion), dies at about 55
1640 Highlights

About October 20, 1640

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 381 years, 3 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra