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What Happened on July 9, 1578

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Person of interestFerdinand II

Ferdinand II, King of Bohemia & Hungary and German Emperor (1619-37), born in Graz, Austria (d. 1637)

Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand II
Holy Roman Emperor
Ferdinand II

1578 Highlights

About July 9, 1578

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 442 years, 7 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer