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What Happened on December 13, 1574

Famous Deaths


Person of interestSelim II

Selim II "the blonde", 11th Sultan of the Ottoman Empire (1566-74), dies of head injury after a fall at 50

Ottoman Sultan Selim II
Ottoman Sultan
Selim II

1574 Highlights

About December 13, 1574

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 445 years, 10 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius