Martin Luther: 10 November 1483 † 18 February 1546

 

Portrait of Martin Luther as an Augustinian Monk.jpg

Today’s anniversary of Martin Luther‘s death, 18 February 1546.

Next year Wittenberg, and the whole Reformation, will celebrate the 500th anniversary of Luther’s Ninety-Five Theses.

History of Protestantism

University of Wittenberg

Image: Luther as an Augustinian friar, by  Lucas Cranach the Elder

 

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