On This Day

What Happened in August 1524

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Aug 19 Emperor Charles V's troops besiege Marseille, France

Holy Roman Emperor Charles V
Holy Roman Emperor
Charles V

Famous Birthdays

  • Aug 23 Francois Hotman/Hotomanus, French lawyer and diplomat (Anti-Tribonien), born in Paris (d. 1590)