On This Day

What Happened on August 24, 1591

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Herrick, English poet ('Gather ye rosebuds while ye may'), baptized in London (d. 1674)
1591 Highlights

About August 24, 1591

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 429 years, 4 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo