On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1498

Mad Monk Burns 2,000 At The Stake

Famous Deaths

  • Tomas de Torquemada, Castilian Grand Inquisitor during Spanish Inquisition, who burned 10,000 people, dies at 77
1498 Highlights

About September 16, 1498

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 523 years, 7 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo