On This Day

What Happened on May 28, 1588

Historical Events

  • Spanish Armada under the Duke of Medina-Sidonia departs Lisbon to invade England

Famous Birthdays

  • Pierre S├ęguier, Chancellor of France, born in Paris (d. 1672)
1588 Highlights

About May 28, 1588

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 432 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini