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What Happened on August 16, 1596

Famous Birthdays

  • Frederick V, Elector Palatine and King of Bohemia, born in Deinschwang, near Amberg, Upper Palatinate (d. 1632)
1596 Highlights

About August 16, 1596

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 424 years and 5 months
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo