On This Day

What Happened on August 24, 1579

Famous Birthdays

  • John Amner, English composer, born in Ely, Cambridgeshire (d. 1641)
1579 Highlights

About August 24, 1579

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 442 years, 11 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo