On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 1679

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Britain's King Charles II ratifies Habeas Corpus Act allowing prisoners right to be imprisoned to be examined by a court

King of England Charles II
King of England
Charles II

1679 Highlights

About July 12, 1679

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 341 years, 7 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer