On This Day

What Happened on October 17, 1456

Historical Events

  • The University of Greifswald is established, making it the second oldest university in northern continental Europe (also for a period the oldest in Sweden, and Prussia)
1456 Highlights

About October 17, 1456

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 565 years, 7 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra