On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 1599

Famous Birthdays

  • Diego Velázquez, Spanish painter (Las Meninas), baptized in Sevilla, Spain (d. 1660)
1599 Highlights

About June 6, 1599

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 421 years, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini