What Happened on May 21, 1471

Historical Events

Event of Interest

King Edward IV enters London

Famous Birthdays

  • Albrecht Dürer, German Renaissance painter and printmaker (Adam and Eve), born in Nuremberg, Germany (d. 1528)
Born in 1471

Famous Deaths

Henry VI of England (1421-1471)

King of England (1422-61, 1470-71), executed in the Tower of London at 49

1471 Highlights

About May 21, 1471

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 552 years, 4 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini