On This Day

What Happened on July 26, 1579

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Francis Drake leaves San Francisco to cross Pacific Ocean

Admiral and Navigator Francis Drake
Admiral and Navigator
Francis Drake

1579 Highlights

About July 26, 1579

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 441 years, 6 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo