On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1652

Historical Events

  • Spanish troops occupy Dunkirk

Famous Deaths

  • Dirck Janszoon Sweelinck, Dutch composer, dies at 61
1652 Highlights

About September 16, 1652

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 368 years, 2 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo