On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1519

Historical Events

The Protestant Reformation

Public debate between Martin Luther and theologian Johann Eck at Pleissenburg Castle in Liepzig, during which Luther denies the divine right of the Pope

1519 Highlights

About July 16, 1519

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 502 years, 10 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer