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What Happened on August 13, 1553

Historical Events


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Michael Servetus is arrested by John Calvin in Geneva as a heretic.

Protestant Reformer and Theologian John Calvin
Protestant Reformer and Theologian
John Calvin

1553 Highlights

About August 13, 1553

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 467 years, 6 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo