On This Day

What Happened in July 1580

Historical Events

  • Jul 12 Ostrog Bible, the first printed Bible in a Slavic language, is published

Famous Birthdays

  • Jul 6 Johann Stobäus, North German composer, born in Graudenz, Poland (d. 1646)

Famous Deaths

  • Jul 25 Baltazar Alvarez, Spanish jesuit/writer, dies at 47