On This Day

September 1586 in History

Events in History

  • Sep 22 Battle at Zutphen: Dutch army, assisted by the English, against the Spanish

Deaths in History

  • Sep 20 Anthony Babington, page and conspirator to Mary, Queen of Scots, executed at 24
  • Sep 21 Antoine Perrenot de Granvelle, Spanish cardinal and viceroy of Naples (1571-75), dies at 69