On This Day

What Happened on March 5, 1574

Famous Birthdays

  • William Oughtred, England, mathematician/inventor (slide rule)

Famous Deaths

  • Philip of Saint-Aldegonde, Flem viceroy Holland/Zealand/Utrecht, dies
1574 Highlights

About March 5, 1574

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 447 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces