On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 1666

Historical Events

  • Hurricane hits Guadeloupe, Martinique and St Christopher; thousands die
  • Sea battle between Netherlands and England

Famous Deaths

  • Johan Evertsen, ltalian admiral of Zeeland, lynched in Brielle
1666 Highlights

About August 4, 1666

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 354 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo