On This Day

What Happened on July 2, 1679

Historical Events

  • Europeans first visit Minnesota and see headwaters of Mississippi in an expedition led by Daniel Greysolon de Du Luth
1679 Highlights

About July 2, 1679

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 342 years, 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer