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What Happened on August 7, 1598

Famous Birthdays

  • Georg Stiernhielm, Swedish scholar and poet often known as "father of Swedish poetry" (Hercules), born in Vika, Sweden (d. 1672)
1598 Highlights

About August 7, 1598

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 423 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo