On This Day

What Happened in July 1589

Famous Birthdays

  • Jul 2 Guillaume van Messaus, composer (d. 1640)
  • Jul 9 John of Saint Thomas [Juan Poinset], Portuguese theologist, born in Lisbon, Portugal (d. 1644)

Famous Deaths

  • Jul 1 Christophe Plantin, French/Belgian book publisher, dies