1638 (MDCXXXVIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar, the 1638th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 638th year of the 2nd millennium, the 38th year of the 17th century, and the 9th year of the 1630s decade. As of the start of 1638, the Gregorian calendar was 10 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 16th century17th century18th century
Decades: 1600s  1610s  1620s  – 1630s –  1640s  1650s  1660s
Years: 1635 1636 163716381639 1640 1641
June 20: Battle of Kallo

Births change

Elisabetta Sirani
Shunzhi Emperor
Frederik Ruysch
Ulrik Frederik Gyldenløve
Louis XIV of France

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Date unknown change

Deaths change

Cornelis van Haarlem
Barbara Longhi

References change

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