On This Day

What Happened on August 18, 1596

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean Bolland, Flemish Jesuit writer and historian (Acta Sanctorum), born in Tirlemont, Netherlands (d. 1665)
1596 Highlights

About August 18, 1596

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 424 years, 8 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo