On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1588

Famous Birthdays

  • Isaac Beeckman, Dutch scientist and philosopher, born in Middelburg, Netherlands (d. 1637)
1588 Highlights

About December 10, 1588

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 432 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius