On This Day

What Happened in July 1594

Historical Events

  • Jul 23 Groningen surrenders to Count Mauritius/Willem Louis

Famous Deaths

  • Jul 10 Paulo Bellasio, composer, dies at 40

Person of interestThomas Kyd

Jul 16 Thomas Kyd, English dramatist (The Spanish Tragedy), dies at 35

Dramatist and Playwright Thomas Kyd
Dramatist and Playwright
Thomas Kyd
  • Jul 24 John Boste, Catholic saint and martyr (b. 1544)