On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1609

Historical Events

Historic Event

Samuel de Champlain shoots and kills two Iroquois chiefs at Ticonderoga, New York setting the stage for French-Iroquois conflicts for the next 150 years

1609 Highlights

About July 29, 1609

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 412 years, 5 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo