On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1581

Historical Events


Murder of InterestIvan the Terrible Kills His Son

Tsarevich Ivan Ivanovich dies after being attacked by his father Ivan the Terrible three days earlier

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The painting
The painting "Ivan the Terrible and His Son Ivan" by Russian painter Ilya Repin
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1581 Highlights

About November 19, 1581

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 439 years, 3 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio