On This Day

Famous People Born in August 1530

  • Aug 22 Bartolomeo Spontone, Italian composer and singer, born in Bologna (d. 1592)

Person of interestIvan the Terrible

Aug 25 Ivan IV [Ivan the Terrible], 1st tsar of Russia (1533-84), born in Kolomenskoye, Russia (d. 1584)

Russian Tsar Ivan the Terrible
Russian Tsar
Ivan the Terrible