On This Day

What Happened on August 5, 1552

Historical Events

  • Battle of Ponza: Ottoman naval fleet led by Dragut defeats Genoese fleet under Andrea Doria capturing seven galleys
1552 Highlights

About August 5, 1552

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 469 years, 10 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo