On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1576

Famous Deaths

  • (Valentin) B├ílint Bakfark, Hungarian lutenist, and composer, dies of the plague at about 70
1576 Highlights

About August 15, 1576

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 445 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo