On This Day

What Happened in July 1575

Historical Events

  • Jul 19 Spanish viceroy Gilles of Hierges attacks Oudewater

Famous Birthdays

  • Jul 25 Christoph Scheiner, German astronomer and physicist, born in Markt Wald, Germany (d. 1650)

Famous Deaths

  • Jul 12 RenĂ©e of France, duchess of Ferrara and daughter of French King Louis XII, dies at 63
  • Jul 14 Richard Taverner, English Bible translator (Taverner's Bible), dies at 70