On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 1609

Historical Events

DiscoveryHistoric Discovery

English explorer Henry Hudson, discovers and explores Delaware Bay

Explorer Henry Hudson
Henry Hudson

1609 Highlights

About August 28, 1609

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 411 years, 4 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo