1610/Historical Note

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Historical Note on 1610

$1610$ was the year when the the King James (Authorized) Version of the Christian Bible was completed.

Consider the $46$th psalm, as rendered in this King James version.

The $46$th word of this psalm is shake.

The $46$th word from the end, counting backwards, is spear.

This was when William Shakespeare was $46$ years old.

$1610 = 35 \times 46$.