On This Day

What Happened on April 28, 1253

Historical Events

  • -May 7th) Utrecht destroyed by fire
  • Nichiren, a Japanese Buddhist monk, propounds Nam Myoho Renge Kyo for the first time and declares it to be the essence of Buddhism, in effect founding Nichiren Buddhism.
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About April 28, 1253

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 768 years, 7 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus