On This Day

What Happened in 1598

Important Events

  • Apr 13 Edict of Nantes grants political rights to French Huguenots
  • Dec 16 Seven Year War: Battle of Noryang Point - in the final battle of the war Korean navy decisively defeats the Japanese
More Historical Events

World Leaders in 1598

Famous People in 1598

Famous Weddings

  • Mar 11 Countess Charlotte of Nassau marries duke Claude de la Tremoille