On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 1811

Famous Weddings

  • English Romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley (19) elopes to Scotland with 1st wife Harriet Westbrook (16)
1811 Highlights

About August 28, 1811

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 209 years, 7 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo