On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 1656

Famous Deaths

  • Ottavio Piccolomini, Italian nobleman and marshal, dies at 56
  • Prince Octavio Piccolomini, Duke of Amalfi, Austrian field marshal (b. 1599)
1656 Highlights

About August 11, 1656

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 364 years and 10 months
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo