On This Day

What Happened on August 14, 1479

Famous Birthdays

  • Princess Catherine of York, 9th child and sixth daughter of King Edward IV by his wife Elizabeth Woodville, born in Eltham Palace, Greenwich, England (d. 1527)
1479 Highlights

About August 14, 1479

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 542 years, 9 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo