On This Day

What Happened on September 17, 1574

Famous Deaths

  • Pedro Menéndez de Avilés, Spanish admiral and explorer who founded St. Augustine, Florida, dies at 55
1574 Highlights

About September 17, 1574

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 446 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo