On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1566

Historical Events

  • Great Britain executes Agnes Waterhouse, the first British woman convicted of witchcraft in Chelmsford, England

Famous Deaths

  • Agnes Waterhouse, British woman hanged after being convicted of witchcraft at approximately 63
1566 Highlights

About July 29, 1566

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 455 years and 11 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo