On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1564

Famous Deaths


Person of interestMichelangelo

Michelangelo, Italian sculptor, painter, architect and poet of the High Renaissance (David, Ceiling of the Sistine Chapel), dies at 88

Sculptor and Painter Michelangelo
Sculptor and Painter
Michelangelo

1564 Highlights

About February 18, 1564

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 457 years and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius