On This Day

What Happened on April 17, 1586

Famous Birthdays

  • John Ford, English dramatist ('Tis Pity She's a Whore), born in Ilsington, Devon, England (d. 1639)
1586 Highlights

About April 17, 1586

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 434 years, 10 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries