On This Day

February 1571 in History

Deaths in History

  • Feb 12 Nicholas Throckmorton, English diplomat and politician (b. 1515)
  • Feb 14 Benvenuto Cellini, Italian sculptor, goldsmith and author (Perseus), dies at 70
  • Feb 14 Odet de Coligny, Cardinal of Ch√Ętillon and count of Beauvais, dies at 53