On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 1690

Historical Events


Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Battle of Boyne: in Ireland, Protestant King William III defeats English Catholic King James II

King of England William III
King of England
William III

1690 Highlights

About July 12, 1690

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 330 years, 6 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer