On This Day

August 1530 in History

Events in History

  • Aug 12 Florence surrenders for emperor Karel I

Birthdays in History


Person of interestIvan the Terrible

Aug 25 Ivan IV [Ivan the Terrible], 1st tsar of Russia (1533-84), born in Kolomenskoye, Russia (d. 1584)

Russian Tsar Ivan the Terrible
Russian Tsar
Ivan the Terrible

Deaths in History

  • Aug 3 Philibert Chalon, prince of Orange/viceroy of Naples, dies