On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1540

Famous Birthdays

  • Adolf van Nassau, German son of William I and Juliana of Stolberg, born in Dillenburg, Germany (d. 1568)

Famous Deaths

  • Jan Szapolyai, anti-king of Hungarian, dies
1540 Highlights

About July 11, 1540

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 480 years, 4 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer