On This Day

What Happened on February 24, 1525

Historical Events


Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Battle of Pavia: Holy Roman Emperor Charles V's troops beat the French. French King Francois I captured, 15,000 killed or wounded

Holy Roman Emperor Charles V
Holy Roman Emperor
Charles V

Famous Deaths

  • Guillaume Gouffier, seigneur de Bonnivet, French soldier
1525 Highlights

About February 24, 1525

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 495 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces