On This Day

July 1594 in History

Events in History

  • Jul 23 Dutch city Groningen held by Spain surrenders to Dutch and England army led by Maurice of Orange

Deaths in History


Person of interestThomas Kyd

Jul 16 Thomas Kyd, English dramatist (The Spanish Tragedy), dies at 35

Dramatist and Playwright Thomas Kyd
Dramatist and Playwright
Thomas Kyd
  • Jul 24 John Boste, Catholic saint and martyr (b. 1544)