On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1606

Historical Events

Historic Event

First known performance of William Shakespeare's tragedy "King Lear" before the court of King James I at Whitehall, London

1606 Highlights

About December 26, 1606

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 415 years and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn