On This Day

What Happened in August 1593

Famous Birthdays

  • Aug 9 Izaak Walton, English biographer and author (The Compleat Angler), born in Stafford, England (d. 1683)
  • Aug 23 Fulvio Testi, Italian poet (Pianto d'Italia), born in Ferrara, Italy (d. 1646)