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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 16th century17th century18th century
Decades: 1570s  1580s  1590s  – 1600s –  1610s  1620s  1630s
Years: 1605 1606 160716081609 1610 1611
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Year 1608 (MDCVIII) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Friday of the 10-day slower Julian calendar).

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Events of 1608

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January–June

July–December

Undated


Births

1608 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1608
MDCVIII
Ab urbe condita 2361
Armenian calendar 1057
ԹՎ ՌԾԷ
Bahá'í calendar -236 – -235
Bengali calendar 1015
Berber calendar 2558
Buddhist calendar 2152
Burmese calendar 970
Byzantine calendar 7116 – 7117
Chinese calendar 丁未年十一月十四日
(4244/4304-11-14)
— to —
戊申年十一月廿五日
(4245/4305-11-25)
Coptic calendar 1324 – 1325
Ethiopian calendar 1600 – 1601
Hebrew calendar 5368 – 5369
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1663 – 1664
 - Shaka Samvat 1530 – 1531
 - Kali Yuga 4709 – 4710
Holocene calendar 11608
Iranian calendar 986 – 987
Islamic calendar 1016 – 1017
Japanese calendar Keichō 13
(慶長13年)
Korean calendar 3941
Thai solar calendar 2151

Deaths

Notes

  1. ^ "first Germans at Jamestown 1" (history), Davitt Publications, 2000, webpage: GHfirst.

Quotes

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Genealogy

Up to date as of February 01, 2010

From Familypedia

People of the year 1608 at Familypedia

8 people were born in 1608

Father Mother Age mother at birth
Robert Allyn (1608-1683) George Allyn (?-?)
Ferdinand III, Holy Roman Emperor (1608-1657) Ferdinand II, Holy Roman Emperor (1578-1637) Maria Anna of Bavaria (1574-1616) 3434
Henry Howard, 22nd Earl of Arundel (1608-1652) Thomas Howard, 21st Earl of Arundel (1585-1646) Alethea Talbot (1585-1654) 2323
Berent Nijenhuis (c1608-?) Unknown Nijenhuis (c1570-?)
Robert Potter (1608-1655) George Potter (c1584-?) Martha
Thomas Richardson (1608-1651) Thomas Richardson (1543-1633) Katherine Duxford (?-1631)
Jan Veerinck (c1608-1664) Unknown Veerinck (c1576-?)
Eleonore von Anhalt-Zerbst (1608-1681) Rudolf von Anhalt-Zerbst (1576-1621) Dorothea Hedwig von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1587-1609) 2121

1 children were born to the 1 women born in 1608

8 people died in 1608

Father Mother Age at death
Nicholas Dryden (c1571-1608) John Dryden (c1526-c1584) Elizabeth Cope (c1529-?) 3737
Magdalena Dacre (c1532-1608) William Dacre, 3rd Baron Dacre of Gillesland (1500-1563) Elizabeth Talbot (c1507-1552) 7676
Dorothy Neville (1548-1608) John Neville, 4th Baron Latimer (?-1577) Lucy Somerset (?-1583) 6060
Maria Anna of Bavaria (1551-1608) Albrecht V. von Bayern (1528-1579) Anna of Austria (1528-1590) 5757
Joachim III. Frederick von Brandenburg (1546-1608) Johann Georg von Brandenburg (1525-1598) Sophia von Liegnitz (1525-1546) 6262
Marie Eleonore von Jülich-Kleve-Berg (1550-1608) Wilhelm von Jülich-Kleve-Berg (1516-1592) Maria von Österreich (1531-1581) 5858
Friedrich I. von Württemberg (1557-1608) Georg I. von Württemberg-Mömpelgard (1498-1558) Barbara von Hessen (1536-1597) 5151
Anna zu Salm-Kyrburg (1572-1608) Otto I. zu Salm-Kyrburg (1545-1607) Ottilie von Nassau-Weilburg (1546-c1607) 3636


333 people lived in 1608

Father Mother
Nael Unknown (c1550-1609)
Robert Allyn (1608-1683) George Allyn (?-?)
Ann Sutton (c1582-c1686) Edward Sutton of Knowsley (in Huyton) and Hall House (in Rushton Spencer) Anne Stanley
Adrian Babington (1578-1625) Thomas Babington (1544-1610) Margaret Cave (c1545-1629)
Thomas Babington (1544-1610) Thomas Babington (?-1567) Eleanor Humphrey (?-1578)
John Benjamin (1585-1645) John Benjamin (1554-1606) Joan Hook (1569-1619)
Thomas Bernard (c1575-1648) Francis Bernard (c1528-1602) Alice Haselwood (c1528-1612)
Randall Bigelow (c1578-1626) Robert Bigelow (c1556-1582) Jane
Harmen Boeijnck (c1597-1663) Gerrit Willems op Bogijnck (c1570-1628) Dielke Willinck (c1570-1619)
Rose Bond (1555-1648) George Bond (1534-1592) Winifred Leigh (?-1621)
Alice Bosworth (1605-1668) Joseph Bosworth (1574-?)
Thomas Bowes (1607-1661) Thomas Bowes (c1577-c1628) Anne Warcop (c1579-?)
Thomas Bowes (c1577-c1628) George Bowes (1527-1580) Jane Talbot (c1531-?)
Albert Andrieszen Bradt (1607-1686) Andries Arentse Bradt (c1578-aft1616) Aeffi Kinetis (c1584-aft1616)
Thomas Butler, Viscount Thurles (1594-1619) Walter Butler, 11th Earl of Ormonde (?-1634) Helen Butler (?-?)
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Events of the year 1608 at Familypedia

7 people were married in 1608.

Joined with
Adrienne Cuvelier (c1589-1655) Guillaume Guleyn Vigne (c1588-1632)
Robert Gordon (1580-1661) Katherine Irvine (?-1662)
Guillaume Guleyn Vigne (c1588-1632) Adrienne Cuvelier (c1589-1655)
Arnold Jobst von Bentheim-Steinfurt (1580-1643) Anna Amalie von Isenburg-Büdingen (1591-1667)
Anna Amalie von Isenburg-Büdingen (1591-1667) Arnold Jobst von Bentheim-Steinfurt (1580-1643)
Johann Albrecht II. von Mecklenburg-Güstrow (1590-1636) Margarethe Elisabeth von Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1584-1616)+Elisabeth von Hessen-Kassel (1596-1625)+Eleonore Marie von Anhalt-Bernburg (1600-1657)
Margarethe Elisabeth von Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1584-1616) Johann Albrecht II. von Mecklenburg-Güstrow (1590-1636)


There were 0 military battles in 1608.

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1608
Facts about 1608RDF feed
Birth rate 0.0254  +
Births 7  +
Deaths 8  +
Fertility 1  +
Mortality 0.029  +
People 276  +
Year 1,608  +

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 16th century - 17th century - 18th century
Decades: 1570s  1580s  1590s  - 1600s -  1610s  1620s  1630s
Years: 1605 1606 1607 - 1608 - 1609 1610 1611

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