On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1579

Historical Events

  • Antwerp request union with Utrecht

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Spanish King Philip II arrests plotters Antonio Perez and Princess van Eboli

King of Spain Philip II of Spain
King of Spain
Philip II of Spain

1579 Highlights

About July 29, 1579

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 441 years, 2 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo