On This Day

What Happened in July 1648

Historical Events

  • Jul 22 10,000 Jews of Polannoe murdered in Chmielnick massacre during Khmelnytsky Uprising

Famous Deaths

  • Jul 4 Antoine Daniel, French Jesuit missionary and martyr, dies at 47
  • Jul 31 Benedictus J van Haeften, poet (Regia thru Crucis), dies at about 60