On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 1598

Historical Events

  • London's head office of Hanze closed

Famous Deaths

  • William Cecil, 1st baron Burghley, English statesman, dies at 77
1598 Highlights

About August 4, 1598

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 422 years, 2 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo