On This Day

What Happened on May 24, 1544

Famous Birthdays

  • William Gilbert, English physician and physicist (researcher into magnetism), born in Colchester, England (d. 1603)
1544 Highlights

About May 24, 1544

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 477 years, 7 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini