On This Day

What Happened on August 19, 1561

Historical Events

Historic Event

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

1561 Highlights

About August 19, 1561

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 460 years, 10 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo