What Happened on August 6, 1666

Famous Birthdays

  • Maria Sophia of Neuburg, Queen of Portugal as the wife of King Peter II from 1687-99), born in Schloss Benrath, Düsseldorf (d. 1699)

Famous Deaths

  • Tsjerk Hiddes de Vries, Dutch admiral, dies in battle at 43
1666 Highlights

About August 6, 1666

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 356 years, 9 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo