On This Day

What Happened on May 27, 1576

Famous Birthdays

  • Caspar Schoppe, German scholar and controversialist, born in Neumarkt in der Oberpfalz, Germany (d. 1649)

Famous Deaths

  • Louis de Boisot, Dutch admiral, drowns at about 44
1576 Highlights

About May 27, 1576

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 444 years, 2 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini