On This Day

What Happened on May 14, 1643

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Louis XIV becomes King of France aged 4

The Sun King of France Louis XIV
The Sun King of France
Louis XIV

Famous Deaths


Person of interestLouis XIII

Louis XIII, King of France (1610-43), dies at 41

King of France Louis XIII
King of France
Louis XIII

1643 Highlights

About May 14, 1643

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 377 years, 6 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus