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What Happened on August 13, 1553

Historical Events

Historic Event

Spanish theologian and physician Michael Servetus arrested as a heretic in Geneva (put on trial the next day, eventually found guilty of heresy and burned to death)

1553 Highlights

About August 13, 1553

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 468 years, 9 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo