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What Happened on January 29, 1594

Historical Events


InventionScientific Discovery

Mathematician John Napier dedicates his "Plaine Discovery of the Whole Revelation of St. John" to King James VI, predicts end of the world in 1688 or 1700

Mathematician John Napier
Mathematician
John Napier
King of Great Britain James I and VI
King of Great Britain
James I and VI

1594 Highlights

About January 29, 1594

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 426 years, 4 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius