On This Day

What Happened in 1589

Historical Events

  • Jan 26 Job is elected as Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia
  • Apr 10 Spanish troops conquer Geertruidenberg
  • Aug 1 Assassination of French King Henry III by friar Jacques ClĂ©ment
  • Sep 21 Battle at Arques: French King Henry IV beats Catholic League

Famous People in 1589

World Leaders in 1589