August 1610 in history

August 1610 events chronologically

Aug 2 Henry Hudson sails into what is now known as Hudson Bay thinking he had made it through the Northwest Passage and reached the Pacific Ocean
Aug 9 The First Anglo-Powhatan War begins in colonial Virginia

Born in August 1610

Aug 4 Cornelis Evertsen the Elder a Dutch admiral.

Died in August 1610

Aug 5 Alonso García de Ramón a Spanish soldier and twice Royal Governor of Chile: first temporarily from July 1600 to February 1601, and then from March 1605 to August 1610. He was born in Cuenca, Spain in 1552