On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1597

Historical Events

Historic Event

William Shakespeare's "The Merry Wives of Windsor" is first performed, with Queen Elizabeth I of England in attendance

1597 Highlights

About April 23, 1597

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 424 years, 9 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus