On This Day

What Happened on January 5, 1589

Famous Deaths

Catherine de' Medici

Catherine de' Medici, Italian born Queen consort to Henry II of France and later regent to her sons, dies at 69

1589 Highlights

About January 5, 1589

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 433 years, 4 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn