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What Happened on April 10, 1585

Famous Deaths


Person of interestGregory XIII

Gregory XIII [Ugo Boncompagni], Italian pope (1572-85) who introduced the Gregorian (New Style) calendar in 1582, dies at 83


1585 Highlights

About April 10, 1585

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 435 years, 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries