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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 16th century17th century18th century
Decades: 1590s  1600s  1610s  – 1620s –  1630s  1640s  1650s
Years: 1625 1626 162716281629 1630 1631
1628 in topic:
Subjects:     ArchaeologyArchitecture
Leaders:   State leadersColonial governors
Category: EstablishmentsDisestablishments

Year 1628 (MDCXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Tuesday of the 10-day slower Julian calendar). It corresponds to 5388/5389 in the Hebrew Calendar.


Events of 1628







1628 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1628
Ab urbe condita 2381
Armenian calendar 1077
Bahá'í calendar -216 – -215
Bengali calendar 1035
Berber calendar 2578
Buddhist calendar 2172
Burmese calendar 990
Byzantine calendar 7136 – 7137
Chinese calendar 丁卯年十一月廿五日
— to —
Coptic calendar 1344 – 1345
Ethiopian calendar 1620 – 1621
Hebrew calendar 5388 – 5389
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1683 – 1684
 - Shaka Samvat 1550 – 1551
 - Kali Yuga 4729 – 4730
Holocene calendar 11628
Iranian calendar 1006 – 1007
Islamic calendar 1037 – 1038
Japanese calendar Kan'ei 5
Korean calendar 3961
Thai solar calendar 2171
See also Category:1628 births.


Art in 1628



  • Rembrandt, then 22 years of age, paints a cheerful self-portrait, which will be sold 380 years later, in 2008, for 4 and a half million dollars.

1628 in Fiction

The classic novel The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas, père takes place in 1628. The story includes fictionalized versions of actual historical events of this year, such as the siege of La Rochelle and the assassination of the Duke of Buckingham (see above).

The Angel's Command, a children's adventure novel by British writer Brian Jacques, also takes place in this year.

See also Category:1628 deaths.

1628 in Film

Film adaptations of The Three Musketeers that are faithful to the novel (e.g. the 1974 version) also are faithful to the historical events of the year. However, some movie versions leave the realm of history and enter the realm of fantasy.


Up to date as of January 14, 2010

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Simple English

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 16th century - 17th century - 18th century
Decades: 1590s  1600s  1610s  - 1620s -  1630s  1640s  1650s
Years: 1625 1626 1627 - 1628 - 1629 1630 1631


  • March 1 - writs were issued in February 1628 by Charles I of England that every county in England (not just seaport towns) pay ship tax by this date.
  • August 10 - The Swedish 64 gun sailing ship Vasa sinks on her maiden voyage in the Stockholm harbor
  • September 6 - Puritans settle Salem which will later become part of Massachusetts Bay Colony.
  • October 28–Siege of La Rochelle ends with the surrender of the Huguenots.
  • Charles I reconvenes the English Parliament and accepts the Petition of Right as a concession to gain his subsidies.
  • Island of Santorini explodes.
  • John Felton assassinates George Villiers, duke of Buckingham.
  • William Harvey publishes his findings about blood circulation.
  • The Collegiate School, today the oldest educational institution in North America, is established.
  • Exercitatio Anatomica de Motu Cordis et Sanguinis in Animalibus, by William Harvey, is published.



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