On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1054

Historical Events

  • Beginning of the Great Schism between Western and Eastern churches when Roman Cardinal Humbert issues bull of excommunication against Cerularius, Patriarch of Constantinople, on the altar of the Hagia Sophia, Constantinople
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About July 16, 1054

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 967 years and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer