On This Day

What Happened on July 8, 1538

Famous Deaths


BattleDiego de Almagro

Diego de Almagro, Spanish conquistador of Chile and Peru, executed at Las Salinas at about 63

Conquistador Diego de Almagro
Conquistador
Diego de Almagro

1538 Highlights

About July 8, 1538

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 482 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer