# What Day of the Week

What day of the week is this date?

## 1558 Calendar

January
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031
February
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
232425262728
March
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031
April
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930
May
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
June
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930
July
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031
August
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31
September
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930
October
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031
November
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30
December
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031

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### 1558 Historical Event(s)

•  January 7, 1558 – France takes Calais, the last continental possession of England.
•  April 24, 1558 – Mary, Queen of Scots, marries the Dauphin of France, François, at Notre Dame de Paris.
•  July 13, 1558 – Battle of Gravelines: in France, Spanish forces led by Count Lamoral of Egmont defeat the French forces of Marshal Paul de Thermes at Gravelines.
•  October 9, 1558 – Mérida is founded in Venezuela.
•  November 17, 1558 – Elizabethan era begins: Queen Mary I of England dies and is succeeded by her half-sister Elizabeth I of England.

### Who Were Born On 1558?

•  September 9, 1558 – Philippe Emmanuel, Duke of Mercoeur, French soldier (d. 1602)
•  October 12, 1558 – Jacques Sirmond, French scholar and Jesuit (d. 1651)
•  October 22, 1558 – Jacques Sirmond, French scholar and Jesuit (d. 1651)
•  November 3, 1558 – Thomas Kyd, English author (d. 1594)