On This Day

What Happened in February 1538

Historical Events

  • Feb 24 Treaty of Nagyvarad/Peace of Grosswardein signed between Ferdinand I of Austria and John Zápolya of Hungary.

Famous Deaths

  • Feb 12 Albrecht Altdorfer, German painter, dies at about 57
  • Feb 16 Everhard/Erardus van de Mark, prince-bishop of Liege, dies at 65
  • Feb 26 Worp van Thabor, Frisian abbott of Thabor (Chronicon Frisiae), dies