On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 1558

Famous Birthdays

  • Jacques Sirmond, French scholar and Jesuit, born in Riom, France (d. 1651)
  • Maximilian III, Archduke of Austria (1612-18), born in Wiener Neustadt, Austria (d. 1618)
1558 Highlights

About October 12, 1558

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 462 years and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra