On This Day

What Happened on March 15, 1580

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Spanish King Philip II puts 25,000 gold coins on head of Prince William of Orange

King of Spain Philip II of Spain
King of Spain
Philip II of Spain

1580 Highlights

About March 15, 1580

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

Star Sign: Pisces