On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1558

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Charles V, King of Spain and Holy Roman Emperor, buried in El Escorial, San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain

Holy Roman Emperor Charles V
Holy Roman Emperor
Charles V

Famous Deaths

  • Hermann Finck, composer, dies at 31
1558 Highlights

About December 29, 1558

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 461 years, 9 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn