On This Day

What Happened in February 1536

Historical Events

  • Feb 2 Pedro de Mendoza founds Argentine city of Buenos Aires
  • Feb 18 France & Turkey sign military/trade agreement against King Karel

Famous Birthdays

  • Feb 24 Clement VIII, [Ippolito Aldofireini], Fano Italy, Pope (1592-1605)

Famous Deaths

  • Feb 3 Garcia de Resende, Port writer/publisher (Cancioneiro Geral), dies
  • Feb 25 Berthold Haller, German-born reformer (b. 1492)