On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 1574

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Deaths

  • Selim II "the blonde", 11th Ottoman Sultan (1566-74), dies at 50

Person of interestSelim II

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

Ottoman Sultan Selim II
Ottoman Sultan
Selim II