On This Day

What Happened on September 5, 1644

Historical Events

Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Prince Frederick Henry conquers Sas of Gent

Prince of Orange Frederick Henry
Prince of Orange
Frederick Henry

Famous Birthdays

  • Gillis Schey, Dutch admiral (battle at Lowestoft) (D. 1703)
1644 Highlights

About September 5, 1644

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 377 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo