On This Day

What Happened on August 17, 1579

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Francois of Anjou visits English Queen Elizabeth I

Queen of England and Ireland Elizabeth I
Queen of England and Ireland
Elizabeth I

1579 Highlights

About August 17, 1579

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 441 years, 6 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo