On This Day

What Happened on December 14, 1417

Famous Deaths

  • John Oldcastle, English nobleman and pro-protestant Lollard leader, whom Shakespeare based his Falstaff character on, hanged for heresy at 39
1417 Highlights

About December 14, 1417

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 604 years, 5 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius