On This Day

What Happened on August 1, 1589

Historical Events

  • Assassination of French King Henry III by friar Jacques Clément

Famous Deaths

  • Jacques Clément, French assassin of Henry III of France (b. 1567)
1589 Highlights

About August 1, 1589

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 431 years, 3 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo