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What Happened on May 16, 1571

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

German astronomer Johannes Kepler, by his own calculations, is conceived at 4:37 AM

Astronomer Johannes Kepler
Johannes Kepler

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About May 16, 1571

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 449 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus