On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 1580

Historical Events

  • Phillip II of Spain declares William the Silent to be an outlaw.

Famous Deaths

  • Nicolaas van Nieuwland, corrupt 1st bishop of Haarlem, dies at 70
1580 Highlights

About June 15, 1580

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 440 years, 4 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini