On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 1381

Poll Tax Triggers the Peasants' Revolt

Famous Deaths

  • John Cavendish, Lord Chief Justice of England
  • Wat Tyler, leader of English Peasants' Revolt is beheaded in London
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About June 15, 1381

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 640 years, 4 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini