On This Day

What Happened on February 20, 1626

Famous Deaths

  • John Dowland, British (or Irish?) Renaissance lutenist, singer, and composer ("I saw my Lady weepe"; "Flow My Tears"), dies and is buried at 63
1626 Highlights

About February 20, 1626

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 396 years, 3 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces