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What Happened on August 16, 1661

Famous Deaths

  • Thomas Fuller, British scholar, preacher and historian (History of the Worthies of Britain), dies of typhus fever at 53
1661 Highlights

About August 16, 1661

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 359 years, 6 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo