On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 1598

Famous Deaths

  • Abraham Ortelius, Flemish cartographer and dealer in maps, books, and antiquities (Theatrum orbis terrarum), dies at 71
1598 Highlights

About June 28, 1598

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 422 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer