On This Day

What Happened in August 1575

Historical Events

  • Aug 7 Spanish troops conquer Oudewater, almost all inhabitants died

Famous Birthdays

  • Aug 14 Robert Hayman, English poet, born in Wolborough, Newton Abbot, Devon (d. 1629)
  • Aug 15 Bartol Kašić, Croatian writer and linguist, born in Pag, Croatia (d. 1650)