On This Day

What Happened in July 1571

Famous Birthdays

  • Jul 16 Theodoor Galle, Flemish engraver, born in Antwerp, Belgium (d. 1633)

Famous Deaths

  • Jul 15 Shimazu Takahisa, Japanese samurai and warlord (b. 1514)
  • Jul 17 Georg Fabricius, German poet, historian and archaeologist, dies at 55