What Happened on August 20, 1648

Historical Events

  • Battle of Lens: French Duc d'Enghien defeats Spaniards

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Herbert of Cherbury, English military and philosopher, dies at 65
1648 Highlights

About August 20, 1648

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 374 years, 9 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo