On This Day

What Happened on July 17, 1603

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

English explorer Walter Raleigh is arrested by forces of King James I of England

Explorer Walter Raleigh
Explorer
Walter Raleigh
King of Great Britain James I and VI
King of Great Britain
James I and VI

1603 Highlights

About July 17, 1603

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 417 years, 7 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer