# What Day of the Week

What day of the week is this date?

## 1590 Calendar

January
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031
February
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728
March
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
April
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930
May
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031
June
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
July
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031
August
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031
September
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30
October
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031
November
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930
December
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031

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### 1590 Historical Event(s)

•  March 14, 1590 – Battle of Ivry: Henry of Navarre and the Huguenots defeat the forces of the Catholic League under the Duc de Mayenne during the French Wars of Religion.
•  May 17, 1590 – Anne of Denmark is crowned Queen of Scotland.
•  August 18, 1590 – John White, the governor of the Colony of Roanoke, returns from a supply trip to England and finds his settlement deserted.
•  August 30, 1590 – Tokugawa Ieyasu enters Edo Castle. (Traditional Japanese date: August 1, 1590)
•  September 5, 1590 – Alexander Farnese’s army forces Henry IV of France to raise the siege of Paris.
•  September 27, 1590 – Pope Urban VII dies 13 days after being chosen as the Pope, making his reign the shortest papacy in history.
•  October 16, 1590 – Carlo Gesualdo, composer, Prince of Venosa and Count of Conza, murders his wife, Donna Maria d'Avalos, and her lover Fabrizio Carafa, the Duke of Andria at the Palazzo San Severo in Naples.
•  October 24, 1590 – John White, The governor of the second Roanoke Colony, returns to England after an unsuccessful search for the “lost” colonists.
•  December 5, 1590 – Niccolò Sfondrati becomes Pope Gregory XIV.

### Who Were Born On 1590?

•  March 18, 1590 – Manuel de Faria e Sousa, Portuguese historian and poet (d. 1649)
•  March 19, 1590 – William Bradford, Pilgrim and First Governor of the Plymouth Colony (d. 1657)
•  April 18, 1590 – Ahmed I, Ottoman Emperor (d. 1617)
•  May 12, 1590 – Cosimo II de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany (d. 1621)
•  July 13, 1590 – Pope Clement X (d. 1676)
•  August 19, 1590 – Henry Rich, 1st Earl of Holland, English soldier (d. 1649)