On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 1576

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Tycho Brahe given Hveen Island to build Uraniborg Observatory

Astronomer Tycho Brahe
Tycho Brahe

1576 Highlights

About May 23, 1576

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 444 years, 9 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini