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What Happened on August 28, 1592

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestGeorge Villiers

George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham and English courtier who was a favorite of King James I, born in Brooksby, England (d. 1628)

Courtier and Statesman George Villiers
Courtier and Statesman
George Villiers

1592 Highlights

About August 28, 1592

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 428 years, 6 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo