On This Day

What Happened on July 10, 1584

Historical Events

  • Spanish army leader Richebourg conquers Liefkenshoek, Belgium

Famous Deaths

  • William I "the Silent" [William of Orange], Earl of Nassau, assassinated at 51 in his home in Delft, Holland, by Balthasar GĂ©rard
1584 Highlights

About July 10, 1584

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 436 years, 4 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer