On This Day

What Happened on July 10, 1690

Historical Events

  • Battle of Beachy Head - French fleet defeat Anglo-Dutch fleet under Cornelis Evertsen

Famous Deaths

  • Domenico Gabrielli, Italian Baroque composer, dies at 39
  • Jan van Brakel, Dutch vice admiral (Chatham), dies in battle at 48
1690 Highlights

About July 10, 1690

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 330 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer