On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 1640

Historical Events

BattleBattle of Interest

Second Bishop's War: King Charles I's English army loses to a Scottish Covenanter force at the Battle of Newburn

King of England Charles I
King of England
Charles I

1640 Highlights

About August 28, 1640

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 380 years, 10 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo