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What Happened on January 29, 1584

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Person of interestFrederick Henry

Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange and stadtholder of Holland, Zeeland, Utrecht, Guelders, and Overijssel (1625-47), born in Delft, Dutch Republic (d. 1647)

Prince of Orange Frederick Henry
Prince of Orange
Frederick Henry

1584 Highlights

About January 29, 1584

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 437 years, 1 month and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius