On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 1498

Famous Deaths

  • Girolamo Savonarola, Italian preacher and dictator of Florence (1494-98), hanged at 45
1498 Highlights

About May 23, 1498

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 522 years, 9 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini