On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1598

Historical Events

  • Boris Godunov seizes Russian throne on death of Feodor I

Famous Deaths

  • Feodor I (Fyodor/Theodore Ivanovich), Tsar of Russia (1584-98), dies at 40
1598 Highlights

About January 7, 1598

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 422 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn