On This Day

What Happened on July 8, 1579

Historical Events

  • Our Lady of Kazan, a holy icon of the Russian Orthodox Church, was discovered underground in the city of Kazan, Tatarstan
1579 Highlights

About July 8, 1579

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 441 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer