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What Happened on May 27, 1564

Famous Deaths


Person of interestJohn Calvin

John Calvin [Jehan Cauvin], Protestant religious reformer and theologian (Calvinism), dies at 54 (b. 1509)

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

1564 Highlights

About May 27, 1564

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 456 years, 9 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini