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What Happened on June 5, 1688

Famous Deaths

  • Constantine Phaulkon, Greek adventurer who served as advisor to King Narai of Ayutthaya (Siam), decapitated and disemboweled for high treason (b. 1647)
1688 Highlights

About June 5, 1688

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 333 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini