On This Day

What Happened on February 19, 1594

Historical Events


CrownRoyal Coronation

Having already inherited the throne of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth through his mother, Catherine Jagellonica of Poland, Sigismund III of the House of Vasa is crowned King of Sweden, succeeding his father John III of Sweden.


1594 Highlights

About February 19, 1594

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 426 years, 11 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces