On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 1536

Historical Events

  • Buddhist monks from Kyōto's Enryaku Temple set fire to 21 Nichiren temples throughout Kyoto in the Tenbun Hokke Disturbance. (Traditional Japanese date: July 27, 1536).
1536 Highlights

About August 13, 1536

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 484 years, 6 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo