On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 1571

Famous Deaths

  • Benvenuto Cellini, Italian sculptor, goldsmith and author (Perseus), dies at 70
  • Odet de Coligny, Cardinal of Châtillon and count of Beauvais, dies at 53
1571 Highlights

About February 14, 1571

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 449 years, 9 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius