On This Day

What Happened on July 26, 1684

Famous Deaths


Person of interestElena Cornaro Piscopia

Elena Cornaro Piscopia, Italian mathematician and the 1st woman to receive an academic degree from a university, dies of tuberculosis at 38

Philosopher and Mathematician Elena Cornaro Piscopia
Philosopher and Mathematician
Elena Cornaro Piscopia

1684 Highlights

About July 26, 1684

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 336 years, 7 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo