Deaths in History in August 1666

  • Aug 4 Johan Evertsen, ltalian admiral of Zeeland, lynched in Brielle
  • Aug 6 Tsjerk H de Vries, fleet guardian, dies in Battle at 43
  • Aug 15 Johann A Schall von Bell, German missionary/astronomer, dies
  • Aug 24 Francisco M the Melo, Portuguese author (Obras Morales), dies at 57
  • Aug 26 Frans Hals, Dutch painter (b. circa 1580)
  • Aug 30 Benedictus Carpzovius, [Benedikt Carpzov], German lawyer, dies