On This Day

Historical Events in July 1585

  • Jul 7 King Henri III and Duke De Guise signs Treaty of Nemours: French Huguenots lose all freedoms

Historic Event

Jul 17 English secret service discovers Anthony Babington's murder plot against Queen Elizabeth I

  • Jul 25 Amsterdam bans 45 roman catholics
  • Jul 29 University of Franeker/ University of Friesland opens in the Netherlands