On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1590

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

English admiral Francis Drake takes Portuguese Forts at Taag

Admiral and Navigator Francis Drake
Admiral and Navigator
Francis Drake

1590 Highlights

About July 6, 1590

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 430 years, 6 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer