On This Day

What Happened on October 4, 1540

Famous Deaths

  • Helius Eobanus Hessus, German humanist/poet (Silvae), dies
1540 Highlights

About October 4, 1540

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 480 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra