On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 1582

Historical Events

  • Gregorian calendar introduced in Spain, Portugal and pontifical states, after skipping 10 days after Oct 4 to sync the calendar
1582 Highlights

About October 15, 1582

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 438 years and 7 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra