On This Day

What Happened on August 19, 1561

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mary Queen of Scots arrives in Leith, Scotland to assume throne after spending 13 years in France

Queen of Scotland Mary, Queen of Scots
Queen of Scotland
Mary, Queen of Scots

1561 Highlights

About August 19, 1561

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 459 years, 7 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo